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cheguevaraslovechild:

Waterboarding … “To call  something an ‘enhanced interrogation technique’ doesn’t alter the fact  that we thought it was torture when the Japanese used it on American  prisoners, we thought it was torture when the North Koreans used it, we  thought it was torture when the Soviets used it. You know, it’s the  moral equivalent of saying that rape is an enhanced seduction technique.  ” ~ Ted Koppel

cheguevaraslovechild:

Waterboarding … “To call something an ‘enhanced interrogation technique’ doesn’t alter the fact that we thought it was torture when the Japanese used it on American prisoners, we thought it was torture when the North Koreans used it, we thought it was torture when the Soviets used it. You know, it’s the moral equivalent of saying that rape is an enhanced seduction technique. ” ~ Ted Koppel

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verbalresistance:

Syrian gunmen break artist Ali Ferzat’s hands as ‘warning’
BEIRUT: A renowned political cartoonist whose drawings expressed  Syrians’ frustrated hopes for change was grabbed after he left his  studio early Thursday and beaten by masked gunmen who broke his hands  and dumped him on a road outside Damascus.
See more of his work here. (via)

I’d been wondering what was happening in Syria while Libya got all the press.

verbalresistance:

Syrian gunmen break artist Ali Ferzat’s hands as ‘warning’

BEIRUT: A renowned political cartoonist whose drawings expressed Syrians’ frustrated hopes for change was grabbed after he left his studio early Thursday and beaten by masked gunmen who broke his hands and dumped him on a road outside Damascus.


See more of his work here. (via)

I’d been wondering what was happening in Syria while Libya got all the press.

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(Reblogged from sarahlee310)

Sleep Deprivation

Torture — causing deep muscle pain and vivid hallucinations.

A brilliant plan for obtaining information.