Monday, November 26, 2007

The Best Thing I Read Yesterday

Andrew Sullivan on the consequentialist case against torture:
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.

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