Torture

Andrea Germanos, staff writer
 Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, seen here at the 2019 SXSW Conference
In tweet commenting on upcoming "protective custody" of Paul Manafort, Rep. Ocasio-Cortez says prison sentences don't provide license to commit "human rights violations"
Jake Johnson, staff writer
"I condemn, in the strongest terms, the deliberate, concerted, and sustained...
Julia Conley, staff writer
Women across Brazil protested the country's election results on Sunday, as homophobic, misogynist former military officer Jair Bolsonaro advanced to a run-off election.
Jair Bolsonaro aims to bring about "the worst abuses of the kinds of...

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.