Jon Queally, staff writer
"The public has to know about it. They don’t want the public to know about it." That's what Sen. Jay Rockefeller (D-W.Va.) told the Huffington Post on Thursday night regarding continued White House stalling over release of a report that catalogs the internal investigation of CIA torture during the Bush years. The comments followed a close-door...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
Guantanamo force feeding paraphernalia. (Photo: Wikimedia / Creative Commons)
Leading medical groups are speaking out in support of a U.S. Navy nurse who...
Kevin Gosztola, FireDogLake
Members of the United Nations Committee Against Torture reviewing the United...


Because no one has yet been held accountable for U.S. torture practices widely deemed "sadistic and terrifying," two open-government and FOIA activists are suing the CIA for its continued secrecy about its alleged secret surveillance of Senate lawmakers secretly investigating secret Bush-era torture. Welcome to the most transparent - and Kafkaesque - administration in history.