Prosecuting the Bush administration’s torturers

Future of Freedom Foundation
by Andy Worthington

03/23/09

It’s a sign of how much the Bush administration skewed America’s moral compass that we are currently facing the possibility that the only way to bring the torturers to account is through a ‘Nonpartisan Commission Of Inquiry’ — essentially, a toothless truth and reconciliation commission — of the type proposed by Sen. Patrick Leahy, the chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee. We know that both President Obama and Attorney General Eric Holder believe that the Bush administration approved the use of torture...

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