The aim is not to stigmatize the torturers
but to unveil the truth and establish the foundations of the rule of law, she emphasized.
Surely that has held true for a lot of the unfortunate souls, past and present, who have endured torture during the course of interrogation, and it is not beyond the understanding of any torturer
to know that those subjected to an inordinate amount of pain might formulate a narrative or an accusation to impede further pain.
Rejecting the assigned role of victim, the activist sets up this communique to confront the torturer
Upon seizing power in 1967 the Greek military dictatorship established a training camp for turning new military recruits into torturers
First, many of these techniques change the intimate physical connection between torturer
and victim that is the hallmark of more traditional forms of torture.
NOT LONG AGO TORTURE SCENES WERE RARE ON TV, and both TV and the movies portrayed torturers
as villains--sadists, terrorists, or Nazis who had surrendered their membership in the human race.
Sartre is biting in his psychological dissection of both torturer
THE case has been closed on a torturer
who hanged himself in Holme House Prison before he was sentenced.
Jason Burke spent a decade among Muslim people in Afghanistan, Pakistan, Iraq, Thailand and other areas: his guide explores their culture and concerns, blending first-person experiences and encounters with interviews with a wide range of people, from Taliban officials and a former torturer
for Husseun's intelligence service to a suicide bomber and an American sniper in Iraq.
As Perry introduces his own views, he also presents the perspective of both the torture victim and the torturer
, giving an equal layout without a bias on the debate.
It was still gripping, but there was no twitching corpse, no mutilation, no imploring eyes as the torturer
Mengele was a humane man in all probability, not a torturer
by any stretch of the imagination.