Human Rights

CIA Personnel Openly Wept After Witnessing Torture Overseen By Trump’s Pick To Head The CIA

CIA Personnel Openly Wept After Witnessing Torture Overseen By Trump’s Pick To Head The CIA

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Trump vowed during his campaign to bring back outlawed interrogation techniques like waterboarding and “much worse,” and his new pick to head the CIA has a troubling history of overseeing these inhumane practices.  America’s debate over the use of torture took front stage in the wake of Trump’s […]

US Senator Defends the Empire Against Freeing the Innocent

US Senator Defends the Empire Against Freeing the Innocent

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit “Camp Delta, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba” by Kathleen T. Rhem – http://www.defenselink.mil/news/newsarticle.aspx?id=25882. Licensed under Public Domain via Commons. The United States goes on punishing Younous Chekkouri for, well, nothing really… What do you say about the blameless man who was held at the Guantanamo concentration camp for 13 years, […]

Tom Cotton Suggests Critics Of Indiana Law Should Be Grateful State Doesn’t Execute Gays (VIDEO)

Tom Cotton Suggests Critics Of Indiana Law Should Be Grateful State Doesn’t Execute Gays (VIDEO)

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Senator Tom Cotton (R-AR) recently appeared on CNN and urged critics of Indiana’s religious “freedom” law to get a “perspective” and then he did what every Republican does to deflect the issue – he suggested that we compare the United States to Iran and then we’ll all see […]

‘I Get A Thick Book Full Of Death, Destruction, Strife, And Chaos’ – Obama On Foreign Policy – VIDEO

‘I Get A Thick Book Full Of Death, Destruction, Strife, And Chaos’ – Obama On Foreign Policy – VIDEO

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit President Obama defended his foreign policy during a far-reaching interview, published by Vox on Monday. In the second part of the interview, Obama told Vox’s Matthew Yglesias that foreign policy was a balancing act between realism and idealism when it comes to developing relations with countries with a […]