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May 02, 2012   Get the real facts on torture at RealBookonTorture.org In his new book Hard Measures, former Director of the CIA’s National Clandestine Service Jose Rodriguez claims to set...
April 28, 2012 Opinion piece by Mark Fallon in the Huffington Post Every interrogation starts with analysis. That is, getting to know the detainee, researching their background, exploring their relationships...
April 27, 2012 This is a cross-post by Barry Eisler in the Huffington Post When I wrote my eighth thriller, Inside Out, in 2009, the villains were a group of CIA and other government officials who colluded...
April 26, 2012 This is a cross-postby Jim Clemente from the Huffington Post Another round of torture debates is soon to ensue on the one-year anniversary of the killing of Osama bin Laden. Jose Rodriguez,...
April 26, 2012 This is a cross-post by Matthew Alexander in the Huffington Post Another year, another round of the torture debate -- the pattern keeps repeating itself. Each year, the pro-torture advocates...
August 30, 2011 Former Vice President Dick Cheney’s memoir “In My Time” was released today (just a week from the tenth anniversary of 9/11), and he’s been out promoting it, on Dateline last night and The Today Show...
May 18, 2011 Stephen Colbert, on his satire factory The Colbert Report, took on the resurgence of torture advocates, skewering their baseless arguments and taking their logic to its absurd end. As Colbert...

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Letter | June 26, 2017
Download PDF Dear Chairmen and Ranking Members: On behalf of the undersigned groups, we urge you to oppose the inclusion of the Department of Defense’s (DoD) proposal to alter the Freedom of...
Letter | June 22, 2017
  We write to express our serious concerns regarding the nomination of Steven G. Bradbury for general counsel of the Department of Transportation (DOT). Mr. Bradbury’s role in justifying...
Factsheet | June 13, 2017
THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION has begun to return copies of the Senate Intelligence Committee’s report on the CIA’s post-9/11 torture program. The move is a significant setback to efforts to shine a light...
Infographic | June 08, 2017
There are now just 41 detainees at Guantanamo, each imprisoned at the extraordinary cost of $10 million per year. Five detainees, however, have been cleared for transfer by all relevant government...