Nostradumbass

By: Tuesday August 26, 2014 1:30 am

One could literally put up post after post on the tragic stupidity of Paul Wolfowitz (still getting paid to utter his ever-erring pie whole)…and I guess I will take part.

 

He’s also the Queen of Hearts and the awesomest member of Manudo!

By: Friday August 8, 2014 1:30 am

Still the deadliest pathogen in the room.

Late Night: If Only Someone Had Said Something

By: Monday March 18, 2013 8:00 pm

What you had to say actually DID matter, you self-absorbed bucket of mop water.

NRC on Research on “War on Terror” Detainees: “A Contemporary Problem”?

By: Sunday February 13, 2011 7:40 am

A National Research Council (NRC) 2008 report on a conference on Emerging Cognitive Neuroscience and Related Technologies examined briefly what it characterized as a “contemporary problem,” the possibility of doing research on “war on terror” detainees, removed by the U.S. government from Geneva protections against experiments done on prisoners of war.

2002 DoD Directive Changed Rules to Allow Experiments on Detainees

By: Thursday October 14, 2010 5:20 pm

A new article at Truthout describes how Paul Wolfowitz issued a military directive in March 2002 that loosened rules against human experimentation and protections for subjects of such research that had been in place since the early 1970s. According to sources within the Department of Defense, the Wolfowitz Directive, “Protection of Human Subjects and Adherence to Ethical Standards in DoD-Supported Research”, was used to support a top-secret Special Access Program at Guantanamo funded through the Defense Department’s black budget involving “deception detection”, interrogation, and other research upon detainees.

Physicians for Human Rights’ Call for Investigation into War Crimes Cover-Up

By: Saturday July 11, 2009 10:04 am

James Risen at the New York Times reports on a concerted campaign by U.S. officials during the Bush Administration to impede the investigation into the mass killings by suffocation and shooting by U.S.-backed warlord forces at Dasht-e-Leili in Afghanistan in November 2001 (emphasis added). American officials had been reluctant to pursue an investigation — sought by officials from the F.B.I., the State Department, the Red Cross and human rights groups …

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