Did Abu Zubaydah Have Dissociative Identity Disorder? And Why It Matters

By: Tuesday May 18, 2010 7:45 am

Former CIA agent John Kiriakou told Jason Leopold in an interview that torture victim Abu Zubaydah’s use of multiple voices in his diaries was the work of a creative mind and not mental illness. But the creation of Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID) was something studied for use in relation to CIA interrogation for decades. If Zubaydah had DID, we need to look closer at this entire episode to know what exactly was going on.

 

FDL Book Salon Welcomes H.P. Albarelli, Jr., A Terrible Mistake: The Murder of Frank Olson and the CIA’s Secret Cold War Experiments

By: Saturday January 23, 2010 2:00 pm

[Welcome H.P. Albarelli, Jr, and Host Jeff Kaye.] [As a courtesy to our guests, please keep comments to the book. ┬áPlease take other conversations to a previous thread. - bev] A Terrible Mistake: The Murder of Frank Olson and the CIA’s Secret Cold War Experiments Of all the ghosts that haunt U.S. history, few have [...]

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