Remember the calamitous end to Sri Lanka's 26-year-long civil war back in May? Some 16,700 non-combatants were wounded and several thousand more were killed during the final onslaught.
A team of PHR doctors authored the new white paper, "Aiding Torture: Health Professionals' Ethics and Human Rights Violations Demonstrated in the May 2004 Inspector General's Report." The report details how the CIA relied on medical expertise to rationalize and carry out abusive and unlawful interrogations.
Thousands of supporters like you have called for the Obama Administration to investigate torture and other detainee abuses.
On June 29, Thom Hartmann, a national progressive talk show host, spent a captivating half-hour discussing the United States' torture policies under President George W. Bush.
Thom Hartmann, a national progressive talk show host, today featured on his show a discussion of PHR's report "Broken Laws, Broken Lives: Medical Evidence of Torture by US Personnel and Its Impact."