So I now realize that part of the reason I believed the WMD case for war against Saddam was because the Bush administration had been secretly torturing suspects and got false confessions. The biggest intelligence failure in recent US history - the WMD case in Iraq - was partly created by the torture policy.Read the whole thing for details.
Monday, November 26, 2007
Posted by Glen Whitman at 2:21 PM
Andrew Sullivan on the consequentialist case against torture:
Labels: foreign policy