Indeed, we may feel like we’re being tortured by the events around us. But, thankfully, it’s nothing compared to what’s been done with the approval of our leaders. ABC is naming names of those involved.
Describing the Bush administration’s affinity for torture, Michael Stickings noted this morning, “[I]t’s not all about John Yoo. The U.S. didn’t just start torturing its detainees because a government lawyer said it was okay, or because some executive-branch extremist like David Addington determined that anything and everything was permissible in a time of war, or […]