Monday, September 17, 2012

The Bush Administration’s Torture Years

All Of It, Their Policies, Done In Our Names!!

The piling on of hate rhetoric and more then and continuing and people are shocked, shocked I tell ya, that a hate movie, accompanied with more hate rhetoric and pols with smirks trying to make political points throwing gas on the flames, would trigger destructive and deadly retaliation, continued blowback, from the likes that are no different then they condemn others to be!!

The Bush Administration’s Oft-Repeated (and Now Challenged) Waterboarding Claims
Sept. 17, 2012 - For many years, Bush administration officials have said that the CIA waterboarded only three terror suspects. Despite nearly endless revelations and investigations about the U.S.'s treatment of detainees, there has never been evidence contradicting those claims. But that changed earlier this month.

Human Rights Watch recently released a report detailing the accounts of 14 Libyan men who claim they were detained and, in some cases, subject to harsh interrogations by the U.S. before being transferred back to Libyan prisons, where they also faced abuse.

One man, Mohammed Al-Shoreoiya, provided a detailed account of being waterboarded "many times" while in U.S. custody in an Afghan prison between 2003 and 2004. Another man described a similar form of water torture, conducted without a board. read more>>>

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