Category Archives: CIA

Choosing Silence

There is such a thing as noble silence – refusing to give in and spill the beans. If captured by the enemy you give your name, rank and serial number – but no more, no matter what they do to … Continue reading

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War Crimes Not For Nuremberg and Not For The Hague and Certainly Not For DC

This may be simply a reference note – something that could have vast implications in a year, or fade into nothing. But it should be noted, for the record. The president and all key members his administration have committed what … Continue reading

Posted in Bush, CIA, Couldn't Be So, John Yoo, Moral and Ethical Matters, Nuremberg, The Hague, The Law, Torture, Torture Memo, War Crimes | 1 Comment