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Surviving Death Police and Military Torture of Women in Mexico
World  (tags: war on drugs, Mexico, shipping weapons, violence on women, torture, rape, US government )

Dandelion
- 86 days ago - amnestyusa.org
Report shows that women are some of the worst casualties in the war on drugs in Mexico. Mexico war on drugs is backed and armed by the U.S. govt. the U.S. accounted for more than half of all weapons shipments to Mexico when arms imports spiked there.
Terror Torture and US Wars of Vengeance Diminish Our Humanity
World  (tags: torture, Republican candidates, war on terror, war crimes, torture )

Dandelion
- 120 days ago - truth-out.org
No one has been held accountable for the crimes committed in the so called war on terror. One result is what we have seen is Republican candidates for president are competing to see who can promise to commit the most crimes.
ISIS Jihadis Threaten to SLICE TONGUE Off During Brutal Electric Shock Torture
World  (tags: ISIS, jihadists, Islam, terrorists, torture, tongue cut )

Beatrice
- 323 days ago - express.co.uk
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 )

Darren
- 437 days ago - therealnews.com
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 )

Evelyn
- 439 days ago - europe.newsweek.com
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 )

Judy
- 453 days ago - commondreams.org
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 )

Dandelion
- 455 days ago - dailymotion.com
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 )

Dandelion
- 455 days ago - act.thesyriacampaign.org
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 )

Nancy
- 457 days ago - reprieve.bsd.net
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 )

Dandelion
- 459 days ago - news.com.au
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 )

Sam
- 481 days ago - news.yahoo.com
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 )

Sam
- 520 days ago - news.yahoo.com
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!' )

Cal
- 588 days ago - nbcnews.com
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 )

Evelyn
- 615 days ago - thenation.com
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 )

Lynn
- 623 days ago - act.amnestyusa.org
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.
 

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