All Articles on Alberto Gonzales

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How Guantanamo Set the Stage for the Kavanaugh Hearings
Justice derailed and the echoes of Gitmo
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Brett Kavanaugh has a clear record of lying under oath before the U.S. Senate. (Bloomberg/Getty Images)  Views
We Know Brett Kavanaugh Has Lied Already
So as an illegitimate administration goes to work attacking the credibility of a brave woman recounting her assault, let’s recognize the enormously cynical hypocrisy: The nominee they’re desperate to protect is a calculated liar who uses dishonesty to advance his own career
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It was for Guantánamo that Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld approved multiple torture methods, including among others excruciating stress positions, prolonged isolation, sensory deprivation, and enforced nudity. (Photo: Justin Norman/flickr/cc) Views
Holding the Line on Torture
One organization at a time
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Who Is America: Dick Cheney Happily Autographs A Waterboard Kit
Cohen as Trump-endorsing, beer-and-gun-clutching Nobby With our Wandering Village Idiot again declaring himself "a very stable genius" - aka in Scotland " weaselheaded fucknugget" - and facing a massive U.K. "Carnival of Resistance" overseen by the cheeky Trump Baby blimp, what better time for...
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Exactly 16 Years Ago, George W. Bush Opened the Floodgates to Torture at Guantánamo
So let's nip this idea that "Bush wasn't so bad" in the bud, shall we?
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 "Trump’s efforts are rooted in his own need to avoid humiliation, but voter suppression is nothing new for the Republican Party." Views
Trump’s War on Voters Has a Long History: We Need a Grassroots Voting-Rights Movement to Fight Back
Trump and his minions have ramped up the attack, but the "voter fraud" myth goes back to the GOP's attack on ACORN
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"Trump needs to get past the impulse to find an attorney general who will protect him rather than the public interest. Believe it or not, Mr. President, this moment is bigger than you." Views
What Trump Doesn't Get: Sessions Recusal from Russia Probe was Mandatory
Attorney General Jeff Sessions' recusal from the Justice Department's Trump-Russia investigation is necessary to ensure it proceeds with neither real nor perceived political interference.
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What’s at Stake with the Supreme Court
Will Republicans let partisan rancor and petty politics damage it?
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Without Prosecution of Bush Officials, Obama Legacy 'Forever Poisoned'
Human Rights Watch offers legal blueprint for prosecuting architects of CIA torture program
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Politics Swirling Around Clinton Email Scandal Obscure Real Problems
Hillary Clinton’s use of a personal email server while secretary of state has inevitably become a fully inflated political football in these early days of the 2016 presidential race—with the right somehow linking the emails to the late Vince Foster , and Clinton’s allies offhandedly dismissing the...
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