The US Senate Torture Report: “Crime Without Punishment”

Democrats and Republicans largely in Lockstep By Stephen Lendman Longstanding US policy reflects business as usual. Ruthless and then some. With bipartisan support. Democrats and Republicans largely in lockstep. Rhetoric alone separating them. Supporting permanent wars of aggression. State terror at home and abroad. Abrogation of fundamental democratic principles. Systematic

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A Pistol Near the Head and a Cordless Drill Near the Body

The Senate’s torture report says a CIA operative held a cordless electric drill to the body of a top al Qaeda suspect and turned it on. Then things got really brutal. By Elias Groll In releasing the long-awaited Intelligence Committee report on the CIA’s interrogation and detention program, Sen. Dianne

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