torture

  1. S

    Atheist Torture

    This is a joke thread, but I just had the image of an atheist tied up in a chair while Christians are "witnessing" to him.
  2. Devil505

    Sean Hannity wants to bring back torture.

    Caught a few minutes of his show tonight. (I can only take a few minutes of that coward's show) He thinks we should torture the Marathon bomber for info.
  3. The Man

    Torture mainstream in Russian police

    Just found this. A study in recent years in five Russian regions: Saint-Petersburg, Pskov, Nizhny Novgorod, Chita oblasts and the Republic of Komi. Among the regular, non-incarcerated populations in these regions, an average of 3,4-4,6% of people were at least once subjected to torture by local...
  4. Bluegrass

    Brennan's Drone Memos and Support for Torture

    It looks like Brennan's drone memos are being released ahead of his confirmation hearing, in response to growing concern over his role in the drone program, and support for torture during the Bush Admin. It's been reported that part of Obama's assassination program has been running from a...
  5. bluesman

    Intel Report Finds Torture Did Not Work

    Senate Intelligence Committee Report Finds Torture Did Not Work http://www.matthewaid.com/post/37899624309/senate-intelligence-committee-report-finds-torture-did December 14, 2012 The Senate Select Committee on Intelligence yesterday approved a 6,000 page report which found that...
  6. The Man

    Putin using torture against opposition

    BBC News - Russian anti-Putin activist 'admits riot plot'
  7. Seraphima

    Canada accused of 'complicity' in torture

    Canada accused of 'complicity' in torture in UN report - Politics - CBC News Can't say I disagree with their conclusions. Particularly, I've been arguing for years that Khadr should've been transferred into Canadian custody. Letting him rot in Gitmo was a terrible decision by the government...
  8. Red Eft

    Exclusive: Senate probe finds little evidence of effective "torture"

    (Reuters) - A nearly three-year-long investigation by Senate Intelligence Committee Democrats is expected to find there is little evidence the harsh "enhanced interrogation techniques" the CIA used on high-value prisoners produced counter-terrorism breakthroughs. People familiar with the...
  9. C

    Accountability for torture?

    Well, it seems like the fall of Qaddafi has caused a bit of embarrasment for some from the previous British government. We always hear hints about the sort of shady activities our security services get up to, but now the files of Libyan State Security have fallen into the hands of journalists...
  10. michaelr

    Congressmen Announce Bill To Repeal NDAA Infinite Detention, Torture

    Congressmen Announce Bill To Repeal NDAA Infinite Detention, Torture I spoke with Adam Smith a time or two, I doubt he would remember me but I told him other than his stance on Oromney-care that he has my support. I voted for this democrat a couple of times, and donated to his campaign. I...
  11. Kropotkin

    Libyan detainees died after torture, human rights group says

    Libyan detainees died after torture, human rights group says - CNN.com But it's okay, ObamaCo, just keep on lying and pretending that the Libyan intervention was a tremendous success for human rights. The American people have proven themselves stupid enough to buy into all of your lies. Too...
  12. Kropotkin

    Uzbekistan torture ignored by the west

    Uzbekistan torture ignored by the west, say human rights group | World news | guardian.co.uk US and EU accused of turning blind eye to preserve relations with nation that provides key supply link to Afghanistan troops In case there is anyone out there stupid enough to believe that recent...
  13. B

    Speaks volumes....

    No comment.
  14. Inkslinger

    American Taliban cheers Torture

    No surprise here.... GOP debate audience cheers waterboarding
  15. Divine Wind

    The truth about torture

    The discussion of torture in this country has been in progress since 2001. There is no doubt in my mind that it is both immoral and goes against the very foundation of American principles. There is also no doubt that it's effective is very limited for the reasons mentioned in this BBC article...
  16. michaelr

    Bush’s Toronto Visit Cancelled Amid Mass Public Pressure for Arrest

    Bush’s Toronto Visit Cancelled Amid Mass Public Pressure for Arrest Hey Canada, there is always secret rendition, we wont tell I promise. The coward don't like the bed he pissed in, too fucking bad, he can sleep in it.
  17. F

    high court to hear police torture arguments

    A man who claims Chicago police tortured him into confessing to a brutal rape decades ago will seek a new trial Thursday from the Illinois Supreme Court in a case that could lay the groundwork for similar appeals by as many as 20 other inmates. Stanley Wrice, who has been imprisoned for more...
  18. TennesseeRain

    Judge allows American to sue Rumsfeld over torture

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A judge is allowing an Army veteran who says he was imprisoned unjustly and tortured by the U.S. military in Iraq to sue former Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld personally for damages. The veteran's identity is withheld in court filings, but he worked for an American...
  19. Bluegrass

    Iraq Torture Jail Still Up and Running

    When does the "democracy" kick in? This was supposed to be closed in March. Iraq torture: An office of Nouri Maliki linked to jail torture, Iraq officials say - Los Angeles Times[/COLOR][/FONT][/COLOR] [/FONT][/COLOR]
  20. Devil505

    Bush cancels Geneva speech 'fearing' possible torture charges

    Bush cancels Geneva speech 'fearing' possible torture charges REUTERS - Former U.S. President George W. Bush has cancelled a visit to Switzerland, where he was to address a Jewish charity gala, due to the risk of legal action against him for alleged torture, rights groups said on Saturday. Bush...