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‘The Darkness Comes’: CIA Torture Victims Describe How the Mental Scars Never Go Away


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‘The Darkness Comes’: CIA Torture Victims Describe How the Mental Scars Never Go Away

Joshua Manson

The New York Times is publishing a devastating exposé series on the lasting psychological effects of U.S. government torture on men who once were held in CIA-run secret overseas prisons or at Guantanamo Bay.


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People will say anything to save themselves under torture. We know this, the government knows this yet this despicable freakish behavior continues.

Haven't we as a species learned from the worst episodes of our historical behavior that this is off limits.

It boggles the mind and burdens the heart.


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When no one is punished severely for despicable gruesome evilness behavior, such evil will continue. From ancient times and into the future, Iron Maiden and all.


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Trump thinks that torture is an appropriate interrogation method and should be used extensively.
Just like every other Fascist.


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And I am sure that Clinton will put in as much effort of banning this practice that Obama has had...


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From our Government's own Domestic Prisons, to their various "Sights" around the world, Cruel and Unusual Punishment is conducted, Unconstitutionally and Unabated.