Responsibility for Torture and Abu Ghraib: The Post Shows It Goes at Least as Far as the Vice President

Since the Abu Ghraib scandal broke in 2004, there has been widespread speculation that the abuses captured in the shocking photos were more than the work of a few “bad apples.” Historian Alfred McCoy, who has written a history of CIA interrogation practices, noted that the practices at Abu Ghraib, including sensory deprivation and stress positions, came right out of the CIA handbook.

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Published in: on June 26, 2007 at 9:46 pm  Leave a Comment  

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