Is the newly-released US Senate report on CIA torture a limited hangout? It certainly looks that way. The report tells one very important half of the truth. But it leaves out the other, even more important half. The Senate report reveals that the CIA engaged in long-term, viciously brutal torture of “terror suspects” under the false pretense of trying to extract information. In fact, the torturers knew full well that such long-term torture is completely useless…at least if the purpose is to extract timely, accurate data. But it works wonders for extracting false confessions…and “breaking” innocent suspects in order to…FULL ARTICLE
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Fatty Bin Laden “confession video” : Fake or bogus?
I think the “Fatty Bin Laden smoking gun confession video” is fake. Maher Osserian thinks it is merely bogus. Actually, Maher doesn’t use that word. Professor Bruce Lawrence of Duke University, the leading Bin Laden expert, does. He says the Fatty Bin Laden video is not only bogus, but that all his friends on the 24/7 Bin Laden detail in Homeland Security KNOW it is bogus. (Listen to Bruce Lawrence ridicule and debunk the Fatty Bin Laden “confession video.”) Maher argues that the Fatty Bin Laden video, which the US government and media have cited as alleged proof of Bin…FULL ARTICLE