Song for our nation

Jonathan Mann is writing a song a day. Here’s his song for last Sunday. By a song a day, he’s not writing new lyrics each day, though. These lyrics for this day Mann got from the recently-declassified memos about waterboarding as a so-called enhanced interrogation method.

Remember Alyssa

Remember Alyssa Peterson

Waterboarding is torture. Period.

A firsthand account. Via Mukasey protesters conduct a waterboarding outside the Justice Department. What has this nation come to that we need to explicitly question whether or not a controlled drowning of a person is or is not torture? George W. Bush, Mukasey, and Dianne Feinstein have clipped electrodes to my conscience and then […]