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Watch Senator John McCain's eloquent condemnation of CIA torture

Sen. John McCain may have surprised some of his Republican colleagues by his eloquent condemnation of torture as an offense against our “national honor.” He called the report released today by the outgoing chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee into the practice of torture used by the CIA against captured terrorists to be “thorough and... Read more »

Chicago's goofy and false 'anti-torture' ordinance

Pat Hickey slices and dices the torture ban passed unanimously (who can be for torture?) by the City Council–supposedly the first such action by any American city, and doesn’t that make us proud. ┬áMakes as much sense as the nuclear-free-zone ordinance. To those pushing such “symbolic” gestures, I hope it makes you feel better. It... Read more »
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