Of all the ill winds blowing through this administartion, none is a greater threat than torture.
The real problem is that fear isn't a good tool to use in a democratic society. We are supposed to be shareholders in our government; when a process of oppression is endorsed by our legislators and president, we should recognize that they are trying to set themselves apart from the ordinary citizenry, and it's time to rebel…before the goon squads come to your neighborhood. Anyone who supports torture is a traitor to the democratic form of government, and should be voted out of office, if not impeached.
Read the rest here: http://scienceblogs.com/pharyngula/2007/12/torture_whats_it_good_for.php