Saturday, August 9, 2014

Obama: "We Tortured Some Folks"

In a recent press conference, President Obama stated that after 9/11, the United States engaged in torture. Conservatives were dismayed to hear their beloved euphemism, "enhanced interrrogation," referred to as torture, which is exactly what it was. Among other right-wingers,  Liz Cheney attacked Obama for going after "American patriots" who tortured prisoners. Regardless, Obama explicitly said, "We tortured some folks. We did some things that were contrary to our values." Watch:

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