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October 11, 2007
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According to a poll conducted by Rasmussen, 42% of Americans believe the United States currently tortures prisoners captured in the fight against terrorism. 30% disagree and say the U.S. does not...
October 10, 2007
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Fran Townsend, assistant to the president for counter-terrorism and homeland security tries – and fails – to make the case for the Bush Administration’s “enhanced” interrogation program today. FACT...
October 10, 2007
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Today's Washington Post characterizes as "vague" statements by Senator Clinton about how she would handle the C.I.A.'s interrogation program if elected. On his blog, Greg Sargent posts the entire...
October 10, 2007
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Former President Carter accuses President Bush of coming up with his own definitions for torture and human rights. From CNN:Carter says U.S. tortures prisonersWASHINGTON (CNN) -- The United States...
October 10, 2007
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Yesterday, the Supreme Court decided not to take up the case of a man who was allegedly kidnapped and tortured by the CIA in a case of mistaken identity. The Bush Administration claimed that...
October 09, 2007
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Reading today’s Wall Street Journal editorial on torture is a through the looking glass experience for anyone concerned with the truth in the debate over U.S. interrogation policies. Time and again,...
October 08, 2007
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Following last week's revelation of the existence of new torture memos, there has been a lot of public conversation about American interrogation policy. Overwhelmingly, Americans are rejecting the...
October 05, 2007
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Today, President Bush continued to defend flawed legal opinions that leave the door open to torture. Instead of leveling with the American people about what his Administration is doing, he tried to...
October 05, 2007
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As the Bush Administration continues to take heat over the new torture memos, Retuters reports that the CIA is still operating secret prisons overseas."The ongoing existence of the CIA program is...
October 05, 2007
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New York—- In response to President Bush’s remarks from the Oval Office this morning defending the CIA’s interrogation program, Maureen Byrnes, executive director of Human Rights First, issued the...

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