Torture

Sarah Lazare, staff writer
A group of doctors and ethicists has released a searing report (pdf) slamming medical professionals for playing an "essential" role in the CIA's torture program, thereby violating "the most fundamental duty of the healing professions" and potentially committing crimes against humanity. Published by Physicians for Human Rights, the analysis comes a...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
Survivors of Chicago police torture and their allies are taking to the streets...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
In the wake of the U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee's bombshell report last...

Further

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.