accountability for torture a priority

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john-yoo.jpg"we sincerely believe that torture is somehow different. Accountability for torture is not just one among many important issues. Rather, it goes to the core of who we are as a nation. If we allow our government to torture in our names, all bets are off. Aggressive, illegal wars; a political system that can be bought; consumers and workers with no protections; a health care/education/economic system that favors the rich. We can't consistently fight those injustices while acquiescing to torture with impunity...                                

An open letter to Senator Klobuchar on 10th anniversary of torture memos  

                                                                                       Photo: Noah Berger/Associated Press 

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