Category Archives: Torture

Torture and the United States

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  6 November 2013 The ancient Greek physician Hippocrates, who was born on the island of Kos … Continue reading

Posted in Germany, Health, Japan, Torture, USA | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Secret courts and partitocracy

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  13 March 2013 We have frequently criticised the stranglehold over political life exercised by the leaders … Continue reading

Posted in Afghanistan, Iraq, Justice, Politics, Torture, UK | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Royalty and rendition

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  12 March 2013 Charles, Prince of Wales, heir to the British throne, and his wife, Camilla, … Continue reading

Posted in Jordan, Torture, UK, USA | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Torture film big hit in US

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  14 January 2013 TORTURE FILM IS BOX OFFICE HIT IN US AND CANADA Zero Dark Thirty, … Continue reading

Posted in Canada, Pakistan, Torture, USA | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Guantanamera

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  11 January 2013 Technical note: readers can hear a version of Guantanamera sung by singer Julio … Continue reading

Posted in Politics, Torture, USA | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Time to begin the begin

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  31 December 2012 We began the year with a bang. We are ending it with a … Continue reading

Posted in Greece, Syria, Torture, UK, USA | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Torture “now routine”

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  22 October 2012 It is becoming increasingly evident that torture is now routinely used by the … Continue reading

Posted in Iraq, Torture, UK, USA | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment