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March 13, 2008
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Last night's Daily Show (at 5 minutes in) features author Ronald Kessler saying some of the more absurd things I've heard recently about Bush Administration torture and official cruelty. It's so bad...
March 12, 2008
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Last Saturday, President Bush vetoed a bill that would have shut down the CIA’s “enhanced” interrogation program by applying the Army Field Manual standards of interrogation to all government...
March 12, 2008
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NEW YORK — China is the single largest provider of small arms to Sudan, having sold over $55 million worth from 2003-2006 (the latest year for which data is available), as the worst violence took...
March 11, 2008
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NEW YORK— Widespread violations of human rights detailed in the State Department’s 2007 country reports, released today, underscore the urgent need for U.S. leadership in improving conditions around...
March 10, 2008
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Washington Monthly has published a collection of essays written by:a former president, the speaker of the House, two former White House chiefs of staff, current and former senators, generals,...
March 10, 2008
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NEW YORK—The introduction of coerced evidence, obtained through the use of official cruelty, into military commission trials at Guantanamo Bay is rapidly contaminating the justice system and...
March 08, 2008
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Human Rights First’s Washington Director Elisa Massimino, released the following statement in response to the President’s veto of interrogation policy legislation. Washington, DC - “Today President...
March 07, 2008
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WASHINGTON, DC – On the eve of the next round of military tribunal hearings for suspected terrorists currently incarcerated at Guantanamo Bay, Human Rights First will release a new report detailing...
March 06, 2008
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White House Spokeswoman Dana Perino let slip today that the President will address his veto of the Intelligence Bill during his Saturday radio address. The Bill includes a provision that would apply...
March 06, 2008
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The Washington Post reports on FBI Director Robert Mueller's testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee yesterday:Mueller said the FBI's Behavioral Science Unit has found that building trust...

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