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Safe Word

Bonds hold
Knots tested
Struggling against gravity
And nature
The threshold of pleasure being overcome by pain
I feel no connection you
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Pro-torture Republicans should celebrate their love of torture not hide its proud past

Headline from the Guardian here:

The American Civil Liberties Union is turning to federal court to stop the chairman of the Senate intelligence committee from repossessing the secret copies of a landmark inquiry into Central Intelligence Agency torture.

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The Collapse Of Civilization

Windsor victims relive night of terror and torture at hands of home invaders

Ante Maglic knew the death threat wasn’t idle — he’d been beaten, stabbed and tortured with a cordless drill — but he didn’t have what the home invaders wanted. 781 more words


Serializing us

One of them hit me hard across the face, and quickly put the goggles on my eyes, earmuffs on my ears, and a small bag over my head. 1,056 more words

Editorial And Opinion

OK, if deporting immigrants is really a matter of principle ...

House Speaker John Boehner is once again talking up a lawsuit against the Obama administration for declining to arrest and deport illegal immigrants who were brought here as children and those who have significant family ties to U.S. 737 more words

Summarizing the Torture Report

I personally know only one person who has read all 499 unclassified pages of the Senate Select Subcommittee on Intelligence’s Study of the Central Intelligence Agency’s Detention and Interrogation Program, 961 more words


Palestinian Children: Stones to Torture

150 Palestinian minors are being held by Israeli authorities in prison conditions that can only be described as deplorable. Palestinian prisoners are often denied visitors, kept in solitary confinement and detained under administrative detention meaning they are often held without charge or trial, a grave violation under international law. 441 more words