Wednesday, January 22, 2014

torture is no big deal in the US, I guess, provided the victims are not white

"America's professional association of psychologists has quietly declined to rebuke one of its members, a retired US army reserve officer, for his role in one of the most brutal interrogations known to have to taken place at Guantánamo Bay, the Guardian has learned." "Leso is the latest case in which US officials involved with torture have escaped legal or professional consequences."