Sunday, May 9, 2010

Torture, torturers and the "Super Power Syndrome"

Dr. Robert Jay Lifton, author of "Super Power Syndrome: America's Apocalyptic Confrontation with the World" talks about the American sense of entitlement to the world ultimate hegemony and how this sense of omnipotence lead to embracing torture and the ideological totalism where torture is performed for "higher purposes".
Embracing the ideology of Super Power Syndrome, torture, murder and other atrocities: