Tag Archives: Torture

From Jesus Christ to Julian Assange: When Dissidents Become Enemies of the State

By John W. Whitehead Source: The Rutherford Institute “In a time of universal deceit, telling the truth is a revolutionary act.” — George Orwell When exposing a crime is treated as committing a crime, you are being ruled by criminals. … Continue reading

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Uncle Sam, the Human Rights Hypocrite

By Paul Street Source: TruthDig This year marks the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Signed by the United States and adopted by the United Nations General Assembly on Dec. 10, 1948, the document was a great … Continue reading

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Noseblind to Odors in Your Empire?

By John Rohn Hall Source: Axis of Logic Using metaphor or analogy as a creative aid is especially useful when venturing journalistically into uncomfortable, foreign territory, and Trump’s new version of Amerika is indeed uncomfortable and foreign territory. Gotta admit … Continue reading

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The Imperial President’s Toolbox of Terror: A Dictatorship Waiting to Happen

  By John W. Whitehead Source: Waking Times “When the President does it, that means that it is not illegal.”~Richard Nixon Presidents don’t give up power. Executive orders don’t expire at the end of each presidential term. And every successive … Continue reading

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To France from a Post-9/11 America: Lessons We Learned Too Late

By John W. Whitehead Source: The Rutherford Institute “They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.” ― Benjamin Franklin “Voice or no voice, the people can always be brought to … Continue reading

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The Real American Exceptionalism

From Torture to Drone Assassination, How Washington Gave Itself a Global Get-Out-of-Jail-Free Card By Alfred W. McCoy Source: TomDispatch.com “The sovereign is he who decides on the exception,” said conservative thinker Carl Schmitt in 1922, meaning that a nation’s leader … Continue reading

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Chicago’s Abu Ghraib

By Andre Damon Source: WSWS.org In April 2004, the world was shocked and horrified by the release of photographs of sadistic torture carried out by US military personnel at the Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq. Detainees at the prison, most … Continue reading

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Obama’s Reaction to the Senate Report: Torture is Good

By Chris Floyd Source: Empire Burlesque A truncated version of the Senate investigation into the CIA’s Terror War torture regime has finally been released. Even in its limited form, it details an operation of vile depravity, one which would plunge … Continue reading

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