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Private-Public Collusions in our Lives?

Private-Public Collusions in our Lives? by James Hoover / June 14th, 2015 Just before leaving office as president over fifty years ago, Dwight D. Eisenhower cautioned against the potential power of the military-industrial complex, a formidable union of defense contractors … Continue reading

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Intelligence Contractor Oversight, and More from CRS

Secrecy News Intelligence Contractor Oversight, and More from CRS Posted on Aug.24, 2015 in CRS, Intelligence, Oversight by Steven Aftergood Effective oversight of intelligence community contractors is a particularly difficult exercise since the reliability of official data on contractor activities … Continue reading

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The Man Who Voted Against Banning Psychologists From National Security Interrogations

The Man Who Voted Against Banning Psychologists From National Security Interrogations By Lauren Walker 8/11/15 at 3:02 PM Retired Colonel Larry James, a former chief psychologist at Guantanamo Bay and Abu Ghraib, was part of a team that oversaw national … Continue reading

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Righting Governance Gone Rogue in the American Psychological Association: The Torture Scandal

Righting Governance Gone Rogue in the American Psychological Association: The Torture Scandal By Judy Freiwirth | August 14, 2015 By a nearly unanimous vote and standing ovation, the American Psychological Association’s (APA) Council of Representatives voted August 7th, 2015, at … Continue reading

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Heroism Defeats Torture at the American Psychological Association

Heroism Defeats Torture at the American Psychological Association Posted: 08/18/2015 11:18 am EDT Updated: 08/18/2015 11:59 am EDT It was the stuff of heroes. It was “All the King’s Men”, “The Coal Miner’s Daughter”, and “The Insider” all wrapped into … Continue reading

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Why Ethical Psychologists Play an Important Role in Interrogations

THE BLOG Anne Speckhard Become a fanAuthor of Talking to Terrorists Why Ethical Psychologists Play an Important Role in Interrogations Posted: 08/21/2015 7:23 pm EDT Updated: 26 minutes ago On Aug. 7, the American Psychological Association overwhelmingly approved a sweeping … Continue reading

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US Torturers Lose Psychologists’ Corrupt Cooperation

US Torturers Lose Psychologists’ Corrupt Cooperation By William Boardman, Reader Supported News 14 August 15 American Psychological Association acts to heal itself merican psychologists have voted overwhelmingly against helping their government torture people. In an even more radical step, the psychologists … Continue reading

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Why ethical psychologists play an important role in interrogations

Why ethical psychologists play an important role in interrogations A participant in a 2008 Washington Region Religious Campaign Against Torture on Capitol Hill. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) By Anne Speckhard August 16 On Aug. 7, the American Psychological Association overwhelmingly approved … Continue reading

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James Risen: APA to Vote on Barring Psychologists From Interrogations

James Risen: APA to Vote on Barring Psychologists From Interrogations By Democracy Now! 07 August 15 e speak with Pulitzer Prize-winning New York Times reporter James Risen, who has extensively reported on the APA’s ties to the CIA and Pentagon’s … Continue reading

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Gitmo Is a “Rights-Free Zone”: Dissident Psychologists Speak Out on APA Role in CIA-Pentagon Torture

Gitmo Is a “Rights-Free Zone”: Dissident Psychologists Speak Out on APA Role in CIA-Pentagon Torture By Democracy Now! 08 August 15 ALSO SEE: American Psychological Association Votes to Ban Members From Participating in Torture e broadcast from Toronto, Canada, site … Continue reading

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