Here’s the link to the news story: http://www.ctv.ca/servlet/ArticleNews/story/CTVNews/20080308/bush_torture_080308/20080308?hub=CTVNewsAt11
I heard about this yesterday but was unable to write about in my blog due to some DNS issues with my ISP at home.
I find it scary that Bush in his final months in office is saying things like harsh interrogation methods are “one of the most valuable tools in the war on terror.” such as waterboarding. Ironically he calls out other countries which use similiar methods of torture yet condones it even though it violates the Geneva Conventions.
In case you haven’t heard of “waterboarding” here’s a video demonstrating it: