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Here's How Conservatives Freaked Out Over the CIA Torture Report
In the week after the Senate released its report on the CIA's enhanced interrogation tactics, Dick Cheney and other neocons were spinning their wheels to defend the torture program.
The First Novel Based on the CIA Torture Report Was Written by an Algorithm
What the auto-generated, 728-page fictional treatment of the CIA torture report can tell us that actual the document can't.
The Psychology of Torture
We talked to Stephen Soldz, founder of the Coalition for an Ethical Psychology, about the dark theories behind the CIA's enhanced interrogation tactics.
The Scientists Trying to End Torture
A collection of research has been published to improve interrogation techniques and outline ethical best practices for the US government.
An Obviously Fake Guide to Building an H-Bomb Was Used to Legitimize Torture
How a satirical and obviously fake article from the 1970s was used to prop up the CIA's torture program.
What CIA Torture and Police Violence Have in Common
Both are form of state-sponsored violence, both are based around irrational fears, and both are proving incredibly hard to eradicate for good.
The Psychology Profession Has Disowned the CIA's Two Torture Psychologists
But the association has been criticized for the role it may have played in the CIA's enhanced interrogation techniques.
The Biggest Lies the CIA Told About Its Torture Program
Among the least surprising findings of the Senate's CIA torture report is that the agency lied about enhanced interrogation. A lot. To everyone.
A Brief History of Rectal Feeding
Before the CIA made rectal feeding a method of torturing terror suspects, it was a reputable means for caring for the sick.
Why Noise Torture Hurts
"Loud music" is the background track of the US war on terror. But how loud is loud enough?
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The Behavioral Tactics the CIA Could Have Used Instead of Torture
The Senate Intelligence Committee’s report reveals that the CIA ignored non-violent interrogation methods and went right for torture.
How 180 Hours Without Sleep Affects the Body
The CIA kept "detainees awake for up to 180 hours, usually standing or in stress positions," according to the Senate's blockbuster report.