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Liberals made a big thing out of waterboarding, calling it torture, even though the physical affects did not fit the definition of torture, until Obama changed the definition. We waterboard our own troops during training so that they will kow what it’s like. Surely the United States isn’t going to torture their own soldiers. One …

Horrific new details have come to light exposing various methods the CIA used for torture after 9/11, ones that were never disclosed. While it has been widely known that people were tortured by the U.S. in various secret locations around the world, the extent wasnt fully known till now. Outside of the standard waterboarding, some …

From MailOnline Change of plan: George W. Bush has cancelled a visit to Geneva for a charity gala over fears he could be arrested on torture charges Former U.S. President George W. Bush has cancelled a visit to Switzerland over fears he could have been arrested on torture charges. Mr Bush was due to be …

Torture? OK, let’s stop right there. Advanced interrogation techniques are NOT torture! Torture is waiting in a cage for weeks or months to have your head sawed off. THAT is torture! Torture is waiting for help in a burning skyscraper. When it doesn’t come, you jump 100 stories to your death, praying those last few …

By Stephanie Nebehay, Reuters A U.N. human rights expert said a report that the U.S. Senate released on Tuesday revealed a “clear policy orchestrated at a high level within the Bush administration” and called for prosecution of U.S. officials who ordered crimes, including torture, against detainees. Ben Emmerson, United Nations special rapporteur on human rights …