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ISIS Jihadis Threaten to SLICE TONGUE Off During Brutal Electric Shock Torture
World  (tags: ISIS, jihadists, Islam, terrorists, torture, tongue cut )

- 24 days ago -
Militants threatened to slice of Saad's tongue and slaughter his entire family if he did not confess to crimes he says he did not commit, including informing Kurdish and Iraqi forces about ISIS positions. He was lucky to escape
Psychologists Collaborated With CIA & Pentagon on Post-9/11 Torture Program, May Face Ethics Charges
World  (tags: world, war, violence, usa, terrorism, society, politics, ethics, government, freedoms, crime, corruption, conflict, psychologists, CIA, Pentagon, 9/11, torture )

- 137 days ago -
A new independent review has revealed extensive details on how members of the the American Psychological Association, the world's largest group of psychologists, were complicit in torture, lied and covered up their close collaboration with officials
Former International Court of Justice Judge: Dick Cheney Should Face Prosecution
World  (tags: International Court of Justice, judge, Thomas Buergenthal, Dick Cheney, George W. Bush, Tony Blair, "black holes", torture, Obama, Richard Nixon, Human Rights )

- 139 days ago -
The trouble with peace and reconciliation, Buergenthal observes, is that, unlike warfare and torture, they tend to require time and patience. "But I cannot and will never admit there is no hope of advancement in human rights."
Gitmo Prisoner, Hunger-Striking for Nine Years, Cleared for Release
World  (tags: : Rights, U.S., Guantanamo, Torture )

- 153 days ago -
Shalabi, one of the first prisoners brought to Guantanamo in January 2002, was never charged with a crime.
Taxi to the Dark Side 2007 Full Documentary
World  (tags: Taxi To The Dark Side, Guantanamo Bay, Afghanistan, Iraq, United States, torture, petition )

- 155 days ago -
An in-depth look at the torture practices of the United States in Afghanistan, Iraq and Guantanamo Bay, focusing on an innocent taxi driver in Afghanistan who was tortured and killed in 2002.
European Parliament Do Not Hide Syrias War Crimes - Petition
World  (tags: Assad, The Guardian, Syria, torture, war crimes, European Parliament )

- 155 days ago -
The Guardian has obtained evidence that a handful of bureaucrats have banned important evidence of war crimes in Syria from going on official display at the European Parliament. A vetting committee has deemed these pictures disturbing and offensive.
Save Andy From Illegal Detention, Torture and Execution in Ethiopia ACTION UK
World  (tags: Andy Tsege, Ethiopian abduction, torture, human rights, world )

- 158 days ago -
Today marks one year since Andy was abducted and taken to Ethiopia to be tortured. He has been kept in secret detention ever since âEUR" the authorities will not even tell us where he is being held.
Rohingya Refugees Buried In Mass Graves In Thailand
World  (tags: Rohingya, Thailand, Myanmar, humanitarian crises, boats, sea, refugees, mass graves, torture )

- 159 days ago -
It just shows the level of complicity, everyone was making a buck on the torment of these people in Thailand. The blame for this atrocity lies at the feet of the Myanmar authorities who have literally bulldozed the businesses and homes of the Rohingya
This Must Be Embarrassing for Obama: Another Notorious Prison Levelled, While Guantanamo Is Still Up and Running
World  (tags: Palmyra, jail, prison, Guantanamo, Obama, notorious, abuse, torture, closing )

- 181 days ago -
A notorious prison located in the Syrian city of Palmyra, which was for decades a symbol of government abuses, was demolished Saturday, May 30, 2015.
Criminal Behavior By Rabbis Should Never Be Used to Condemn All Jews
World  (tags: Rabbi, kidnapping, Jews, Jewish, divorce, federal, jury, brutal, methods, tools, handcuffs, electric, cattle, prods, torture, Mendel, Epstein, Jay, Goldstein, Binyamin, Stimler )

- 220 days ago -
A rabbi accused of using brutal tactics to force unwilling Jewish men to divorce their wives was convicted on conspiracy to commit kidnapping. Two other rabbis, Jay Goldstein and Binyamin Stimler, could face life terms when sentenced.
ISIS Terror: Yazidi Woman Recalls Horrors of Slave Auction
World  (tags: ISISI torture of Yazidi women, torture, rape, world, politics, middle-east, humanrights, conflict, crime, corruption, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

- 288 days ago -
Farida is a strong young woman with a loud voice, thin lips and a prominent nose. She was determined to resist ISIS from the very beginning. She paid a heavy price for her refusal to obey.
Torture's Dirty Secret: It Works
World  (tags: Human Rights, torture, terrorizing, violence, control, abuse, Civil Liberties, Human Right #5 )

- 315 days ago -
For social control, nothing works quite like torture. This is torture's true purpose: to terrorize. Torture is a machine designed to break the will to resist--the individual prisoner's will and the collective will.
Saudi Authorities Must Put An End to Public Flogging of Blogger --- PLEASE SIGN!!
World  (tags: Saudi Arabia, Raif Badawi, Human Rights, ethics, violence, torture, UN Convention Against Torture )

- 323 days ago -
On January 9, Saudi Arabian authorities publicly lashed Raif Badawi 50 times - the first flogging meted after Raif was sentenced to 1,000 lashes and 10 years imprisonment in May 2014.
New Report Details the Nightmare Faced By Yazidi Women Captured By the Islamic State
World  (tags: world, terrorism, politics, ISIS, Yazidi women, rape, torture, abuse, slavery, humanrights, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', death, crime, violence, society, middle-east, news )

- 340 days ago -
Four months after the Islamic State captured hundreds -- possibly thousands -- of Yazidi women, the female prisoners continue to live in fear of rape, torture, and forced marriage, according to a report released Tuesday by Amnesty International.
Urge Compliance With International Law on Torture
World  (tags: humanrights, violence, usa, ACTION PLEASE, torture, law )

- 373 days ago -
Urge United States to comply with international laws on torture When the United Nations reviewed the United States' statement of compliance regarding torture, they found it lacking. While the United States did state that it would not torture detainees

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