reply to post by RealSpoke
Using more extreme torture methods devalues the reputation of the country using them. It also sends the message that the means justifies the
ends and that anything goes.
Is Romney hoping to save American lives by using torture on other people? How do most Americans feel about US troops being tortured in the Vietnam
war? How do they feel about allied troops being tortured by the Taliban?
I was just searching for examples of torture of US or UK soldiers and link after link after link referenced US/UK torture of their own captives. It
looks like we have a worse reputation for torture than the poorly-trained, badly-armed, uneducated religious fundamentalists! I feel like I've just