Amos Guiora-The Bagram Decision: Bad Law Bad Policy

Detainees, Torture, Torture and Detainee Treatment

Comments Off on Amos Guiora-The Bagram Decision: Bad Law Bad Policy

Amos Guiora-The Bagram Decision: Bad Law Bad Policy

Reprinted with permission from The Jurist – First JURIST publication link Listen to interview with Prof. Amos Guiora from this week’s show Listen to reading of Op-Ed and an interview on the Bagram Decision Listen Here Author of Freedom from Religion – Link Constitutional Limits on Coercive Interrogation – Link The DC Circuit Court’s recent […]

Tonight’s Show, Saturday, June 5, 2010

Prof. Amos Guiora, Dahr Jamail, Brig. Gen David Irvine, Larry Siems (ACLU), Coleen Rowley, Jess Levin (MediaMatters), and a audio from a reading of Rachel Corrie’s letters and Cindy Corrie. Segment One – Amos Guiora – The Bagram Habeas Decision: Bad Law, Bad Policy Listen Here Segment Two – Dahr Jamail / Brig Gen David […]

Saturday, May 22, 2010 show

Segment One – Jason Leopold discusses BP catastrophe – Atlantis rig safety – Bush DOJ ignored whistleblower Segment 1 – Segment Two-Rep. Luis Gutierrez sends letter to Ken Salazar as part of Ban Permanently campaign Segment 2 – Segment Three-A look at the story of Abu Zubaydah, John Kiriakou and the War on Terror with […]

Saturday, May 15, 2010 show – 9pm EST

ANSWER coaliton SeizeBP campaign – Media Matters on BP/Halliburton spill and Andy Worthington Segment 1 – Matthew Alexander – How To Break A Terrorist Segment 2 – (note: there are portions of the audio which dropped out and were boosted from remaining low volume. They were included to retain as much of what Mr. Alexander […]

Video of Matthew Alexander from Daily Show Dec 2008

Iraq War, Terrorism, Torture, Torture and Detainee Treatment

Comments Off on Video of Matthew Alexander from Daily Show Dec 2008

Video of Matthew Alexander from Daily Show Dec 2008

In preparation for our interview with Matthew Alexander, we’ll be posting videos and articles to understand the context of his book, “How to break a terrorist”. This is Matthew Alexander from Daily Show in December 2008. The Daily Show With Jon Stewart Mon – Thurs 11p / 10c Matthew Alexander www.thedailyshow.com Daily Show Full Episodes […]

Center for Constitutional Rights- The Torture Team

Torture

Comments Off on Center for Constitutional Rights- The Torture Team

Center for Constitutional Rights- The Torture Team

This site is a must see for accountability resources. Thanks to the Center for Constitutional Rights for this work.

Investigation/Prosecution, Terrorism, Torture, Torture and Detainee Treatment

Comments Off on Cheney gets his wish, sorta

Cheney gets his wish, sorta

http://www.cheneywatch.org/documents/torture/cia-ksm-docs08242009.pdf The documents Cheney requested are now released, redacted of course, and they do little to foster his view. Reading over the reports above, its clear to see that normal interrogation techniques were clearly productive. There is no portion of these reports, unredacted portions, that defend Cheney’s views on torture as necessary and fruitful. If […]

Investigation/Prosecution, Torture, Torture and Detainee Treatment

Comments Off on CIA Inspector Report released

CIA Inspector Report released

http://www.cheneywatch.org/documents/torture/cia_oig_report.pdf Here is the long awaited report. Many new details have been released. We are reading the document and will elaborate the details here. And we will publish the news coverage related to this story. Stay tuned….

Investigation/Prosecution, Torture, Torture and Detainee Treatment

Comments Off on Is Eric Holder going to appoint a special prosecutor?

Is Eric Holder going to appoint a special prosecutor?

Reports are flying that Eric Holder has read the soon, supposedly, to be released, supposedly, CIA torture report. Will Eric Holder be compelled to investigate the torture program? At the same time we are reading that Dick Cheney instructed the CIA to withhold information to the Congress about a “program” that background talkers saying never […]

Investigation/Prosecution, Iraq and Afghanistan, Terrorism, Torture, Torture and Detainee Treatment

Comments Off on Whitehouse Condemns Nation's "Descent into Torture" During Bush Years

Whitehouse Condemns Nation's "Descent into Torture" During Bush Years

Sheldon Whitehouse laid the truth on the Senate floor the other night: Full text from Sen. Whitehouse site at Senate.gov June 9, 2009 Mr. WHITEHOUSE. Mr. President, I wish to now change the subject and speak about an incident that is not part of anybody’s proud heritage and that is the evidence we have recently […]