TrudyBond commented on the blog post Top US Psychologist Allegedly Met with James Mitchell in Days Before Zubaydah Torture
” . . . there is precious little interest in bringing the former or current torturers to any real accountability. That must change, because the logic and morality of torture calls for its resurrection as needed. Already, the US public has been fooled into believing there is no torture, even as the country’s primary military and intelligence manual allows use of isolation, sleep deprivation, sensory deprivation, instillation of fear and manipulation of phobias, not to mention use of drugs. there is precious little interest in bringing the former or current torturers to any real accountability.”
Sad and true, though not much hope with the present administration. It’s discouraging to see those of our profession continuing to honor Seligman
TrudyBond commented on the blog post Obama’s National Security Advisor Delivers Myth-Addled Speech on Waging War on Syria
Excellent reporting and writing. Thank you.
TrudyBond commented on the blog post SF Pride President Capitulates to Military Groups, Announces Bradley Manning Won’t Be Honored
—Stephen Peters, president of the American Military Partners Association, who demanded SF Pride rescind honoring Manning and told AP:
Manning’s blatant disregard for the safety of our service members and the security of our nation should not be praised…No community of such a strong and resilient people should be represented by the treacherous acts that define Bradley Manning.
Stephen Peters can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org