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 More than three years ago, Larry Siems and I wrote about Joe Darby, the soldier who exposed the abuses at Abu Ghraib. [read post]
6 Jan 2012, 3:09 pm by David Felsen & Ateqah Khaki, ACLU
First started as an ongoing online report (TheTortureReport.org), Siems’ new book — The Torture Report: What the Documents say about America’s Post 9/11 Torture Program — isnow available in print and online. [read post]
8 Sep 2010, 1:46 pm by Suzanne Ito, ACLU
Last June, during our Document-a-Day Torture Awareness Month initiative, Larry Siems, author of The Torture Report, pointed to a passage in the CIA inspector general's May 2004 report on the agency's Rendition, Detention and Interrogation program. [read post]
28 Apr 2011, 5:59 am by Benjamin Wittes
I have mixed feelings about this New York Times oped by the ACLU’s Jameel Jaffer and Larry Siems of the Freedom to Write program at the PEN American Center, who are urging that government officials during the Bush administration “who stayed true to our values and stood up against cruelty are worthy of a wide range of civilian and military commendations, up to and including the Presidential Medal of Freedom. [read post]
30 Apr 2013, 11:31 am by Rahul Bhagnari, ACLU
Learn more about Slahi's history and case from from this timeline and this helpful introduction written by Larry Siems, who edited Slahi's manuscript and also authored The Torture Report, an ACLU initiative documenting the Bush administration's torture program. [read post]
According to Larry Siems, the principal author of The Torture Report: "These documents leave no doubt that under the Bush administration the United States violated domestic and international bans on torture and cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment, committing abuses we shielded from the eyes of the world. [read post]
10 Feb 2010, 2:19 pm by Suzanne Ito, ACLU
Larry Siems discusses this particular decision in detail over at The Torture Report. [read post]
28 Apr 2011, 7:35 am by Sam Ritchie, ACLU
In the introduction, Jameel Jaffer and Larry Siems write about Sergeant Joe Darby, as well as the many other Americans, known and unknown, who stood up against the Bush administration’s torture policies: In January 2004, Spec. [read post]
24 May 2012, 3:15 pm by Ziv Steinberg
On this weekend's Moyers & Company (check local listings), PEN American Center's Larry Siems, author of The Torture Report, and movie director Doug Liman, whose credits include The Bourne Identity, Mr. and Mrs. [read post]
27 Jul 2015, 4:00 am by Zoe Bedell
Guantánamo Diary is Gitmo detainee Slahi’s version of his story, with a little help from journalist/activist Larry Siems. [read post]
29 Jul 2012, 1:00 am by Karen Tani
Also reviewed: The Torture Report: What the Documents Say About America’s Post-9/11 Torture Program (OR Books), by Larry Siems (here).National Public Radio has its own book pages, of sorts. [read post]
23 Apr 2012, 8:51 am by Raffaela Wakeman
Larry Siems of PEN American Center wrote this piece first in the Dissident Blog, and later reposted to Slate, discussing the documents that have been released related to torture in the aftermath of 9/11. [read post]
13 Apr 2015, 8:22 am by Persuasion Strategies
As Larry Siems writes in his introduction, “He tries to understand people, regardless of stations or uniforms or conditions, as protagonists in their own right. [read post]
1 May 2013, 8:56 pm by Benjamin Wittes
 The introduction, by Larry Siems, opens: Mohamedou Ould Slahi began to tell his story in 2005. [read post]