Doctors, psychologists & other health professionals aided CIA & military in torturing detainees

Tuesday, November 5, 2013
WTF Ethics Abandoned 11.13

Doctors, psychologists, and other health professionals helped the Central Intelligence Agency and the U.S. military develop and carry out harsh interrogation techniques – such as waterboarding, sleep deprivation,…

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PFC Bradley Manning’s defense focuses on his humanist values & “good intention”

Friday, June 14, 2013
Protestors holding signs calling for the release of PFC Bradley Manning at the front entrance of Fort Meade, Maryland on June 3, 2013. PHOTO CREDIT: Jenny Jiang

FORT MEADE, Maryland — PFC Bradley Manning’s defense could be summed up in three words: “young”, “naive”, and “good intentioned”.

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Military prosecutors claim documents leaked by PFC Bradley Manning were found in Bin Laden raid

Wednesday, June 12, 2013
Fort Meade, Maryland. PHOTO CREDIT: Jenny Jiang

FORT MEADE, Maryland — Military prosecutors claimed that classified documents leaked by PFC Bradley Manning to WikiLeaks ended up in the hands of Al Qaeda leader Osama bin…

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Excerpts from the defense opening statement in the court martial of PFC Bradley Manning

Tuesday, June 11, 2013

Reporter’s note: I attended the first week (June 3 – 5, 2013) of the trial of United States v. PFC Bradley Manning in Fort Meade, Maryland. I observed…

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List of the classified records released to WikiLeaks by PFC Bradley Manning

Sunday, June 9, 2013

Combined Information and Data Network Exchange (CIDNE) – Iraq database of SIGACT (significant activities) Manning admitted to copying the CIDNE-Iraq database to his personal computer on Jan. 8,…

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Obama seeks to repeal AUMF, cautions against “perpetual” war

Tuesday, May 28, 2013

Citing the administration’s progress in dismantling core Al Qaeda and the wind-down of the war in Afghanistan, President Barack Obama is pushing Congress to begin phasing out the…

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Transcript: President Barack Obama’s speech on closing Guantanamo at National Defense University – May 23, 2013

Thursday, May 23, 2013

Transcript of President Barack Obama’s speech on U.S. counter-terrorism strategies, including his proposal to close the detention center at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, delivered at the National Defense University…

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Post-9/11 Detainee Treatment

Tuesday, April 30, 2013
WTF detainee torture 4.29.13

Articles: Report: U.S. committed widespread torture & abuse of detainees post-9/11 U.S. intelligence and military personnel engaged in widespread torture and abuse of detainees held in Guantanamo Bay,…

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Transcript: Gen. David Petraeus’s speech on military veterans at USC

Monday, April 1, 2013

Partial transcript of remarks by former CIA Director and retired Gen. David Petraeus on military veterans at the University of Southern California on March 26, 2013:

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Transcript: Testimony of Gen. Mark Welsh on the impacts of sequestration on the Air Force

Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Transcript of testimony of Gen. Mark A. Welsh III, Chief of Staff of the Air Force, on the impacts of sequestration. The Senate Armed Services Committee hearing was…

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