Steven Watt is a Senior Staff Attorney with the ACLU’s Human Rights Program.
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Monday, August 10, 2015
Psychologists Honor Anti-Torture Whistleblower. Government, Now It’s Your Move.
Last week, the principle governing body of the American Psychological Association formally honored one of its members, Jean Maria Arrigo, for blowing the whistle on the association’s collusion in the Bush administration’s torture programs. The distinction, given during the APA’s annual convention...
Monday, December 15, 2014
Now Can Torture Survivor Khaled El-Masri Have His Apology?
The CIA's unlawful detention and torture of Khaled El-Masri has left him "a broken man," according to a McClatchy article published yesterday. The story of El-Masri, an ACLU client, is especially poignant following the release of the Senate torture report summary – and the CIA response to it. The...