Documents Raise Disturbing Questions About Detainee Abuse Under Obama
Right after he took office, Barack Obama promised to do away with torture. But documents obtained by BuzzFeed News show for the first time how a harsh interrogation tactic thrived on his watch in Afghanistan. Human rights advocates said it could be inhumane and illegal.
Solitary Confinement: Would You Do It?
Since Friday morning, three volunteers have been spending a week in recreated 8x10 solitary "cells," sharing their experience via live web cam and Tweets, as a complement to a National Geographic show about solitary confinement. My money's on Laura...or at least she's been most entertaining to watch.