ACLU lawsuit, voices of torture, the torture playlist

ACLU sues the federal government on 03/14/08 to demand full disclosure of Guantanamo prisoners’ descriptions of torture by CIA interrogators. The ACLU is demanding the government release un-redacted transcripts in which 14 prisoners now held at Guantánamo Bay describe abuse and torture they suffered in CIA custody.
Read more here.

Read one torture victim’s experience here, the story of Dr. Sami Al-Arian.

Take Action for Dr. Al-Arian here.

Check out Mother Jones article on Gitmo Detainee 061 here.

And while you’re at Mother Jones, check out their story on the Torture Playlist and the guards who chose the music. The songs are used “to induce sleep deprivation, ‘prolong capture shock,’ disorient detainees during interrogations—and also drown out screams.”

March 14, 2008 - Posted by | Torture News

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