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Lynch mob strip rapist him naked, drag him four miles and beat him to death

  This disturbing article was published in the dailymail the 6th of march 2015, but it could has well been the middle ages when this happened. 921 more words

Society And Traditions

Torture?

This morning as I scrolled through my news feed on Facebook, I came across a photo from my uncle and auntie’s 40th wedding anniversary. As I scanned through the comments I noticed a name that I recognised. 233 more words

Lessons I Have Learned

Torture: No One Said No

David Cole has a good column in the NY Review of Books:

Who bears ultimate responsibility for the US torture program? The report by the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, released in December, told us much about how the program was implemented and carried out: it was fundamentally ill-conceived, poorly managed, and led to grievous abuses of basic human rights with little or no accountability.

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Government

The Architect of the CIA's Enhanced Interrogation Program

As 2014 rattled its way towards the grave, a Senate report into the agency’s interrogation techniques confirmed that it used brutal and ineffective methods to try squeezing… 170 more words

CONSTITUTION & GOVERNMENT

BREAKING: Ringling Bros. is retiring Elephants from the Circus!!!

Ringling Brothers Circus, previously called “The greatest show on Earth”

Currently called:

“The Cruelest Show on Earth”

has finally vowed to start the transition of retiring their Elephant acts. 251 more words

Ethical

Iraq: The Execution of a Child

A video posted on the internet this week shows Iraqi soldiers/militia shooting to death at close range a Sunni child captured who they say fought Iraqi soldiers/militia in the Diyala Province. 167 more words

Help Raise a Campaign to Free Moses Akatugba from Prison

For many 16 year olds the worst thing imaginable is homework and school exams. But Moses Akatugba was full of hope for the future as he anxiously awaited his school results, until his life took a terrible turn. 705 more words

Inspiration