Monday, May 16, 2005
A fistful of torture
Technorati Tag: POSIWID
Torture’s reality is terror. Put fear of torture at the forefront of a population’s mind and social control quickly becomes reality. And where natural resources abound the USA pays lots of dollars for controlled societies.
In Uzbekistan then, home to Rumsfeld’s easternmost ‘lily pad’ airbase – a centre of freedom surrounded by hostility - torture’s POSIWID is to make sure the Pentagon continues to have somewhere to spend its money.