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Federal Judge Allows CIA Torture Victims to Sue Interrogation Contractors

Federal Judge Allows CIA Torture Victims to Sue Interrogation Contractors

Victims of a Central Intelligence Agency torture program may proceed with a civil lawsuit against the psychologists who were paid tens of..

April 24, 2016 with 0 Comments
Bush-Era CIA Detainees Photographed Naked Before Torture

Bush-Era CIA Detainees Photographed Naked Before Torture

The Central Intelligence Agency allegedly took—and still has—naked photographs of detained terrorism suspects before sending them to..

March 28, 2016 with 0 Comments
US Psychologists’ Torture Participation Was Literally By the Book

US Psychologists’ Torture Participation Was Literally By the Book

The recent revelation that prominent American psychologists acted as architects and supporters of US military and Central Intelligence..

July 14, 2015 with 0 Comments
Torture Memo Author John Yoo Admits CIA Went Too Far

Torture Memo Author John Yoo Admits CIA Went Too Far

John Yoo, the former Justice Department lawyer who authored a series of notorious memos cited by the Bush administration to justify the..

December 16, 2014 with 0 Comments
The Enduring ‘Ticking Time Bomb’ Torture Myth

The Enduring ‘Ticking Time Bomb’ Torture Myth

In the wake of the public release of the Senate’s CIA torture report summary, conservatives and agency operatives have been in full..

December 12, 2014 with 0 Comments
Senate CIA Torture Report Details Extreme Brutality

Senate CIA Torture Report Details Extreme Brutality

The CIA torture report released by the Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday revealed extreme abuse and brutality inflicted upon..

December 9, 2014 with 0 Comments
US Embassies, Marines, Brace for Backlash Ahead of Torture Report Release

US Embassies, Marines, Brace for Backlash Ahead of Torture Report Release

American diplomatic posts and thousands of US Marines have been placed on heightened alert a day ahead of the release of a long-awaited..

December 9, 2014 with 0 Comments
Brennan Apologizes for CIA Spying on Senate Intelligence Committee

Brennan Apologizes for CIA Spying on Senate Intelligence Committee

CIA Director John Brennan apologized to several members of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence (SSCI) on Thursday following the..

August 1, 2014 with 3 Comments
Leaked Senate Torture Report Details: CIA Illegally Interrogated Terror Suspects, Misled DOJ

Leaked Senate Torture Report Details: CIA Illegally Interrogated Terror Suspects, Misled DOJ

Central Intelligence Agency officers illegally interrogated terrorism suspects using unapproved techniques, a still-classified Senate..

April 15, 2014 with 2 Comments
Leaked Senate Report Details: Torture Did Not Lead to Bin Laden; CIA Misled Public

Leaked Senate Report Details: Torture Did Not Lead to Bin Laden; CIA Misled Public

Leaked details from a still-classified US Senate report confirm the Central Intelligence Agency lied about the extent and efficacy of its..

April 2, 2014 with 0 Comments
Douche Du Jour
  • JFK Diary Calls Hitler ‘Stuff of Legends’ Who ‘Will Emerge From Hatred’
  • White House Welcomes Brigitte Gabriel, Leader of Anti-Muslim ‘Hate Group’ ACT for America
  • Republican Florida Court Official Calls for Lynching of Black Anti-Death Penalty State Attorney Aramis Ayala
  • South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard Signs Anti-LGBTQ Adoption, Foster Care Bill Into Law
  • Mississippi Republican Andy Gipson Kills Domestic Violence Divorce Bill
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