The Culture of Torture in the Trump Era
"Would I bring back waterboarding? You bet your ass I would. . . . It works. And even if it doesn't work they deserve it anyway for what they do to us."
Among the anxieties about what Donald Trump will do once in office is whether the new president will carry through with his threats to bring back torture. After all, a return to torture would be a disaster for the nation's foreign policy.