04/10/2010

'WAR ON TERROR': THE TRAGIC STORY OF MOHAMEDOU OULD SLAHI



Guantánamo and Habeas Corpus: The Torture Victim and 
the Taliban Recruit - Read the tragic story of Mohamedou Ould Slahi, tortured to admit a 9/11 connection that didn't exist, and my reflections on why the whole "War on Terror" detention policy remains ill-conceived:http://www.andyworthington.co.uk/2010/04/10/guantan...


 

03/22/2010

"War on Terror": torture and Lies


Seven Years of War in Iraq: Still Based on Cheney’s Torture and Lies - Saturday's protests, the vile distraction of the Tea Party racists, but most of all a call to remember that Dick Cheney tortured prisoners in the "War on Terror" not to protect America from further attacks, but to seek "evidence" to justify the illegal invasion:
http://www.andyworthington.co.uk/2010/03/22/seven-years-of-war-in-iraq-still-based-on-cheneys-torture-and-lies/

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Friday marked the seventh anniversary of the illegal invasion of Iraq, but by now, it seems, the American people have become used to living in a state of perpetual war, even though that war was based on torture and lies. ...