• Let's Talk About Binding Books with Human Skin

    For centuries, the practice of making books out of human skin was disturbingly common.

  • A Brief History of the US Experimenting on Humans

    The trouble with talking about America's human experiments is that you sound like a conspiracy-spouting whackjob. So here are some officially-documented ones the US have carried out.

  • 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.

  • An Illustrated A to Z of Torture

    Earlier this week, a report was released that detailed all of the CIA's "enhanced interrogation" (torture) techniques. The tactics in this comic were used by the agency at black sites around the world.

  • Guantanamo: Black Out Bay

    We spoke to a former detainee and guard to find out what life's like at Gitmo.

  • I Was Tortured in Sri Lanka for Harbouring Tamils

    The Sri Lankan government has been accused of human rights abuses; we spoke to one of the alleged victims.