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CIA Classification Practices Challenged

The Central Intelligence Agency has improperly classified and withheld from release at least five categories of information related to its post-9/11 rendition, detention and interrogation program, according to a detailed complaint filed by with the Information Security Oversight Office.

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Phi Beta Iota: There are strong signs that a massive global backlash is on the verge of breaking the power of evil as it has been incarnate in corrupt governments and secrecy enabling financial fraud as well as crimes against humanity. We believe America needs intelligence (and counterintelligence) with integrity — anything less is a betrayal of the public trust.

See Also:

Berto Jongman: Call for US Torture Investigation and Eradication + Torture RECAP

Berto Jongman: UN Report – USA Tops in Torture & Police Violence

CounterPunch: Henry Giroux on US Moral Paralysis – Torture and the Violence of Organized Forgetting

Dolphin: REPLAY of Exclusive on CIA Psychologist’s Notes on Bush Torture Program as Human Experimentation

Eagle: European Court Convicts CIA of Rendition, Torture & Sodomy — Many More Cases Starting to Come Together Against CIA

Eagle: Report calls for prosecution of top government officials for acts of torture

Michael Kearns: Recommended Book “Why Torture Doesn’t Work: The Neuroscience of Interrogation”

Mini-Me: Italian Court Confirms Convictions of CIA Personnel for Rendition & Torture – Way Now Clear for Formal Extradition Request

Mongoose: American Psychological Association Pandered to DoD, Threw Ethics Aside to Validate Torture UPDATE 1

Mongoose: CIA Directors = Torture As Treason

Mongoose: YouTube (11:56) John Kiriakou, CIA Whistleblower on CIA Torture

Philip Giraldi: The CIA’s Torture Defenders

Review (Guest): Broken! A true story of terror, torture, and treason, in fictional form to avoid legal retaliation against those who were there

Reference: Council of Europe on Abuse of State Secrecy — the Beginning of Global Push-Back on CIA Rendition, Torture, and Assassination–JSOG Next

Review: Rebuttal – CIA “Leaders” Double-Down on Lies

Robert Parry: US Intel Vets Slam CIA Use of Torture and New Book “Rebuttal” That Repeats Prior Lies by CIA “Leaders” — Robert Steele Comments

Robert Steele: Secret Torture versus Open Source Intelligence

SchwartzReport: 20 Key Findings on CIA Torture — Should President Fire DNI, USDI, and D/CIA?

Steven Aftergood: CIA Torture Report – Oversight, But No Remedies Yet — With Strong PBI Comment

Steven Aftergood: Keeping Secrets from Congress — and Report on CIA’s Global (54 Country) Rendition and Torture Program

Tikkun Rabbi Michael Lerner: Obama Suppressing 6,000-Page Report on CIA Torture Adopted by Senate Intelligence Committee

Worth a Look: Books on War and Torture Victims, Asylum and Refugee Trauma

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