Have the terrorist attacks of September 11th 2001 put a lasting dent in civil liberties? The first of a series begins this week with a look at torture
The debate over the United States' use of torture, colloquially known as "enhanced interrogation," should have ended decisively in December 2014 with the...
On the importance of “reasoned courage” in the face of terrorist (and other) threats.
It's scary to see how we have excelled in creating brutal but genius torture machines such as these 25 most brutal torture techniques ever devised.
From the dreaded rack to the aptly-named head crusher, All That Is Interesting looks at the most grueling and painful torture devices of the Medieval era.
Torture is practiced or tolerated by many governments. We debate its pros and cons and if it can ever be acceptable from an ethical or democratic angle.