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May 11 2018
Many debates over politics and policy begin with a battle over language. Before all sides can hash out their differences, there must be an understanding of what their words mean.Townhall
May 09 2018
President Trump's nominee to be the next CIA Director, Gina Haspel, will face a tough grilling Wednesday on Capitol Hill in front of the Senate Intelligence Committee.Townhall
Dec 09 2014
The Senate Intelligence Committee released a 500-page summary Tuesday of its report on the Central Intelligence Agency's torture program following the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. The report, a result of a five-year investigation, details the gruesome techniques and systemic failures of the CIA's post-9/11 practices.
President Barack Obama said the revelations bring light to a "HuffPost
Apr 12 2016
Should Interrogation Techniques That Some Consider Torture, Such as Waterboarding, Be a Legal Option?
The 2016 Presidential candidates stances on enhanced interrogation.ProCon.org
Nov 29 2022
The heated discussions surrounding abortion and "fetal rights" in the U.S. have arguably contributed to spread of misinformation surrounding both the scientific and the legal technicalities of the procedure.
With certain states pushing for more stringent laws and restrictive access to abortion in the wake of SCOTUS' Roe v. Wade ruling, that conversation is getting ever more heated, withNewsweek
Dec 16 2014
On her 12 p.m. ET hour MSNBC show on Tuesday, host Andrea Mitchell could barely conceal her disgust while reporting on a new NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll showing a majority of Americans supported the enhanced interrogation tactics used by the CIA after September 11th: "51% said that the procedures used, the interrogation enhanced tactics, which have been defined as torture, 51% said thatMedia Research Center
Apr 22 2013
The world is waiting for alleged Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to recover from injuries sustained.Townhall
Jul 20 2020
It’s the way that detectives have extracted confessions from people forever: in a confined interrogation room, getting right up in the suspect’s face. But during a pandemic, being within six feet of a stranger—especially for a prolonged period of time in a small, under-ventilated space—can be deadly.That’s why police departments are rapidly changing how they conduct interrogations these days,The Marshall Project
Mar 24 2022
Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson on Wednesday emphasized a diverse American judicial branch in order to "bolster public confidence in our system."
Why it matters: If confirmed, Jackson would become the first Black woman to serve as a Supreme Court justice.
Jackson has been open about her belief that she stands "on the shoulders of so many who have come before me," and has alsoAxios
Jan 10 2013
Both Democrats and Republicans are preparing to press President Barack Obama's pick for Central Intelligence Agency director, John Brennan, about his views about and possible involvement in the CIA's now-defunct interrogation program, which included tactics such as waterboarding.Wall Street Journal (News)