Archive - Dec 15, 2008

Senate report

A Senate report released yesterday, agreed to by John McCain, shows that the administration claims that the abuses at the Abu Ghraib prison were the result of "bad apples" far down the chain of command was a bald-faced lie. In fact, the very torture techniques that the administration itself branded as "unAmerican" after photos of them surfaced were approved in specific detail in memos signed by the President before a single prisoner was taken.