Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Reckoning with Torture: Memos and Testimonies from the "War on Terror" - Full video

Writers and artists take the stage with a former military interrogator, a former CIA agent, and others to read from texts that have brought these abuses to light. Interspersed between readings, never-before-seen video interviews with former Guantánamo detainees put a human face on the torture program. Artist Jenny Holzer's imagery incorporating U.S. government documents provides a backdrop to the readings.