Torture

Nika Knight, staff writer
CIA director John Brennan on Wednesday vowed to resign if he was ordered by the next president to have the CIA resume waterboarding detainees—but the agency could still take up the practice. "If a president were to order, order the agency to carry out waterboarding or something else, it'll be up to the director of CIA and others within CIA to...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
During the Ohio speech Tuesday, Trump also denounced the Trans-Pacific Partnership and compared it to rape. (Photo: AP)
Donald Trump has reaffirmed his backing of torture. Speaking at a campaign...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
The U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) on Thursday released unredacted...

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.