How 'Torture Porn' Captured the Violent Atmosphere of a Post-9/11 World
Films like 'Saw' and 'Hostel' may have felt like gratuitous gore, but they also reflected an era in which death and torture was entering everyday life.
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Dick Cheney's Autographed Waterboard Kit Was for Sale on eBay
Bids for the kit topped $3,000 before the page, ostensibly run by Sacha Baron Cohen's alter ego, was taken down.
Horror Writer Blake Leibel Sentenced to Life For Torturing and Killing His Girlfriend
The judge called the murder an act of “inconceivable cruelty."
Canadian Horror Writer Found Guilty of Torturing and Killing His Girlfriend
The prosecution said Blake Leibel was jealous that his girlfriend was paying more attention to their baby than him.
Trial Begins For Horror Writer Accused of Torturing and Killing His Girlfriend in Hollywood
A prosecutor accused Blake Leibel of following the storyline of one of his graphic novels in carrying out the heinous crime.
I was 21, Framed and Tortured in a Lebanese Prison
When police found my mate's insulin and needles they assumed we were junkies. Then the nightmare began.
Gina Haspel’s "moral compass" apparently doesn’t extend to condemning CIA torture
"I’m not gonna sit here, with the benefit of hindsight, and judge the very good people who made hard decisions who were running the agency," Haspel said.
Trump tweets glowing reference for CIA nominee Gina Haspel who's linked to torture
"Think of that, in these very dangerous times, we have the most qualified person, a woman, who Democrats want OUT because she is too tough on terror," Trump wrote.
Remembering the ‘Somalia Affair,’ Canada’s Forgotten Abu Ghraib Moment
It’s been 25 years since Canadian soldiers killed a 16-year-old boy.
Inside the Repulsive World of 'Hurtcore', the Worst Crimes Imaginable
Today, Matthew Falder – Cambridge academic and producer of "hurtcore" materials – was jailed for 32 years.
How Do You Know if Your Neighbors Are Torturing Their Kids?
After 13 siblings were found badly malnourished and shackled to their beds in California, it's worth thinking about what to watch out for—and how to help.
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Canada pays $31 million to three Canadians tortured in Syrian prison
Trudeau government apologized earlier this year for Canada’s role in mistreatment of a trucker, engineer and geologist in Syria and Egypt