A report from the American Congress’ Senate Intelligence Committee recently exposed some methods of torture that American intelligence agencies have used. This report, known as the Committee Study of the Central Intelligence Agency's Detention and Interrogation Program, contains a total of 6,000 pages — though only [Read more]
On Dec. 9, the U.S. Senate published the executive summary of the CIA 9/11 counterterrorism report. The report revealed that the degree of cruelty was much higher than what was originally published. Soon after, U.S. President Barack Obama issued a declaration denouncing the use of torture as a misalignment with [Read more]
Friends and foes alike are falling all over themselves to decry American hypocrisy, but this, quite frankly, is itself hypocrisy.
The very American tendency to consider the United States as a beacon dedicated to inspire humanity can lead to an unfailing good conscience.
It will let domestic and international society keep on criticizing its record, while still sticking to the status quo, without any self-criticism and reflection, and continues to smear other countries from time to time.
Ultimately, bending the rules for the enemy will also affect the American justice system.
The revelation of the use of torture in interrogations and prisons clearly is a violation of human rights and will deal a heavy blow to America’s reputation as a human rights defender.
It is widely known that Kim Jong Un has no use for the Americans. Recently, the North Korean dictator exploited a trip to a museum as a means to get even with the enemy.
Yes, Sylvester Stallone, using his violent action films, succeeded in cementing in our minds — the minds of the viewers — the image of American freedom, democracy and justice being applied.
Yesterday was an important day for millions of undocumented Spanish speakers in the United States. While in Miami experts recommended that the government continue its fight against organized crime and political insecurity in Latin America, President Barack Obama was getting ready to impose a series of mandates that [Read more]