Tag Archives: U.S. torture

▶ Richard Seymour: Charlie Hebdo, Islamophobia and the Freedom of Expression

Author Richard Seymour says the free speech argument is being used to obscure the reality of Islamophobia in Europe

Patty Guerrero: About Condoleezza Rice being the featured speaker at the University of Minnesota Distinguished Carlson Series

March, 29, 2014 Dear Editor,      I have read the many pro comments about Condoleezza Rice being the featured speaker at the University of Minnesota Distinguished Carlson Series and wonder a few things.      Do these people (and the people who invited her) already forget what she did in authorizing the war in […]

ACLU Appeals Decision Allowing Censorship of Torture Testimony at Guantánamo Military Commission

ACLU Appeals Decision Allowing Censorship of Torture Testimony at Guantánamo Military Commission “The judge’s decision to keep testimony about torture secret did not even mention the American public’s First Amendment right of access to the Guantánamo commissions, let alone apply the high standard that must be met before testimony is suppressed . . .“ February 22, […]

Polish PM Reveals that US Tortured at Black Sites in his Country

Polish PM Reveals that US Tortured at Black Sites in his Country Posted on 04/01/2012 by Juan Cole    Informed Consent Poland’s Prime Minister Donald Tusk is now more or less admitting what has long been suspected: The Bush administration established a secret CIA prison in Poland and had Polish security officials help torture al-Qaeda suspects […]