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No Exitnew

Will our troops ever come home?
Weekly Alibi  |  Jerry Ortiz y Pino  |  12-05-2006  |  Commentary

Flog Is My Co-Pilotnew

Boeing is alleged to be a travel agent for torture.
Seattle Weekly  |  Rick Anderson  |  12-04-2006  |  Business & Labor

What the Democrats Must Donew

Mandate for the new majority: Curb the president's power to torture.
The Village Voice  |  Nat Hentoff  |  11-30-2006  |  Commentary

Not So Pearly Gatesnew

Twenty years after Iran-Contra broke, it's deja vu all over again, with recent news about Ortega, Baker, and, most of all, Robert Gates.
San Antonio Current  |  Gilbert Garcia  |  11-29-2006  |  Politics


Illinois senators are noncommittal about the tarnished replacement for Rumsfeld.
Illinois Times  |  C.D. Stelzer  |  11-17-2006  |  Politics

Freedom Detainednew

Atlanta lawyers fight to gain rights for those held in Guantanamo.
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  Scott Henry  |  11-02-2006  |  Civil Liberties

Who Wins?new

Finally, it looks like a majority of Americans can see what the Bush administration's critics have warned for years -- that they will say or do anything, exploit any fear, invoke any prejudice to hold power.
INDY Week  |  Richard Hart  |  11-02-2006  |  Commentary

Normalizing Torturenew

The Bush administration's rationale for torture rests on a hypothetical argument, a legal argument, and a syllogism.
Artvoice  |  Bruce Jackson  |  10-27-2006  |  Commentary

American Inquisitionnew

The German citizen Khaled El-Masri was kidnapped from Macedonia, drugged and flown to Afghanistan where he was held for five months and where he suffered repeated beatings, humiliation and interrogation.
Boulder Weekly  |  Pamela White  |  10-23-2006  |  Commentary

Who Would Jesus Torture?new

What if, instead of attempting to elicit questionable information from enemies through torture, the church exhorted our government to see detainees as human beings, to feed them well and to treat them with decency?
LEO Weekly  |  Joseph Phelps  |  10-23-2006  |  Commentary

What Comes Around

No, President Bush, there's never any justification for torture.
Illinois Times  |  Julie Rea Harper  |  10-19-2006  |  Commentary

Overcoming the National Stupiditynew

Lewis Lapham talks about politics, war, and where we go from here.
San Francisco Bay Guardian  |  Amanda Witherell  |  10-11-2006  |  Author Profiles & Interviews

Congress Bows To Bushnew

The new Military Commissions Act gives the president more power than ever.
The Village Voice  |  Nat Hentoff  |  10-11-2006  |  Politics

Osama's Thugnew

Jose Padilla is (a) a punk; (b) a terrorist in training; (c) an unwitting pawn for Uncle Sam and al-Qaeda; or (d) all of the above.
Miami New Times  |  Trevor Aaronson  |  10-10-2006  |  Crime & Justice

Time and Againnew

A lengthy list of lies led to the deaths of thousands of innocent Afghans, Iraqis and Americans.
Pasadena Weekly  |  Kevin Uhrich  |  10-06-2006  |  War

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