Tag Archive: The Progressive

Congress Must Put Halt to CIA’s Outsourcing of Torture – The Progressive

US torture must stop. And if you thought Sen. John McCain’s amendment stopped it already, think again. Last year, the Bush administration’s support for torture came out into the open. Vice President Cheney lobbied Congress to allow torture as U.S….
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Ignoring Geneva Conventions Will Put More Americans, POWs at Risk – The Progressive

The Iraqi prisoner abuse scandal shows just how far the Bush administration has departed from the Geneva Conventions and their requirements that all prisoners, no matter their status, be treated humanely. Those conventions, as a bottom line, prohibit torture, outrages…
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International War Crimes

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