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Cartoon: Dick Cheney

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Defending Vice President Cheney

Unbelievably, the New York Times Editorial Board is calling for a special prosecutor to conduct a criminal investigation of Vice President Dick Cheney.

Dick Cheney, Enemy Combatant, Volunteers to be Tortured for Nation's Good

WASHINGTON -- Late this afternoon, former Vice President Dick Cheney agreed to be waterboarded and rectally hydrated in order to safeguard U.S. citizens and preserve American values. Cheney spoke with Wolf Blitzer on CNN. "It's beenShow More Summary

Editorial Of The Day

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From the editorial board of the New York Times: Any credible investigation should include former Vice President Dick Cheney; Mr. Cheney’s chief of staff, David Addington; the former C.I.A. director George Tenet; and John Yoo and Jay Bybee, the Office of Legal Counsel lawyers who drafted what became known as the torture memos. Show More Summary

What Do Llamas Have to Do with AIDS?

3 days agoNews : Truthdig

The furry South American creatures may hold the cure to AIDS; Flickr gave up on its plan to sell prints of Creative Commons photos after much criticism; meanwhile, Dick Cheney admits he has no problem with innocent people being tortured. Show More Summary

NY Times Calls for Prosecution of Torture Higher-Ups

The New York Times has joined the call for a criminal investigation and prosecution of those responsible for the Bush Administration's torture policy. [A]ny credible investigation should include former Vice President Dick Cheney; Mr.... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Cheney the Hun

Former Vice President Dick Cheney vandalized the Constitution, Justice, and earmarks of decency that distinguish civilization from savagery as thoroughly as Alaric the Great vandalized Rome in 410 A.D. He would have been ostracized by...Show More Summary

Dick Cheney's Nina Rees and the US Chamber of Charters wish you a White Christmas

"Public-sector employment, where there is less discrimination in hiring and pay, has traditionally been an important venue for creating a black middle class." — Professor Carol Anderson Arch-reactionary Nina Rees was a long-time deputy assistant to Dick "rectal feeding" Cheney. Show More Summary

American torture: Gul Rahmân and Dick Cheney

By Infidel753 I don't actually know who Gul Rahmân was, and neither do most Americans, which is unfortunate. One salient fact about him is known, however -- he was not a terrorist. Nevertheless, due to an error, he was apparently arrested on suspicion of being one. Show More Summary

Dick Cheney's 'Queen Of Torture'

Former Vice President Dick Cheney had a lot to say on Meet The Press last Sunday about his love affair with torture as he responded to the newly released Senate Torture Report, but the New Yorker's Jane Mayer dug deeper into the report...Show More Summary

Torture: Not Only Was It Evil and Immoral, It Didn't Work

Image via Shutterstock Dick Cheney and many other Bush administration officials were lying about torture, and now we have proof. After reviewing thousands of the CIA's own documents, the committee has concluded that torture was ineffective as an intelligence-gathering technique. Torture produced little information of value, and what little it did...

Greenwald: Cheney Should Be In Prison, Not On 'Meet The Press'

Greenwald is right. The refusal of Obama to prosecute our Iraq war criminals is the original sin of his administration: "The reason why Dick Cheney is able to go on 'Meet The Press' instead of being where he should be—which is in the...Show More Summary

Polls Show Public Support for Torture

Kevin Drum shares a discouraging fact on Mother Jones. This is the most discouraging part of the whole torture debate. It’s one thing to learn that Dick Cheney is every bit the vicious wretch we all thought he was. But time after time since 9/11, polls have shown that the American public is basically on [...]Show More Summary

Greenwald: Obama Is the Reason Why Cheney Is Not in Federal Prison

last weekNews : Mediaite

Appearing on HuffPost Live Thursday, Glenn Greenwald went after former Vice President Dick Cheney for...

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Today's comic by Ruben Bolling is The top secret files of Dick Cheney: These Daily Kos community posts were the most shared on Facebook December 17: The Frankenstein We Have Created (Police rep speaks to MSNBC), by JoanMar POTUS Permanently...Show More Summary

Fact-Checkers Dismantle Cheney’s Pro-Torture Arguments

Besides the fact that Dick Cheney’s policies haven’t and don’t work, his facts are just wrong. First PolitiFact rated Cheney’s claim that terrorists were not covered by the Geneva Convention “mostly false,” writing: Cheney has a point that unlawful combatants are not afforded as high a level of protection as prisoners of war or civilians. [...]

Dick Cheney Had A Much Different Take On The US And Torture In 1992

The day before the Senate Intelligence Committee's recent publication of a damning report on the CIA's torture of terrorism suspects, former vice president Dick Cheney defended the agency's methods as “absolutely, totally justified." "They deserve a lot of praise," he told The New York Times. Show More Summary

Fact-checkers tear apart Dick Cheney’s pro-torture interviews

last weekNews : The Raw Story

Former Vice President Dick Cheney (R) did a short press junket earlier this month to defend his administration’s actions regarding the CIA’s “Enhanced Interrogation” programs, which a Senate report characterized as torture. On Thursday, Mediaite reported that multiple...

Who Would Jesus Waterboard?

Ben Franklin once wrote that "it is better 100 guilty Persons should escape than that one innocent Person should suffer." Dick Cheney, on the other hand, said: "I'm more concerned with bad guys who got out... than I am with a few that...Show More Summary

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