Stories by Jeffrey S. Kaye

Jeffrey Kaye is a psychologist active in the anti-torture movement. He works clinically with torture victims at Survivors International in San Francisco, CA. His blog is Invictus; as "Valtin," he also regularly blogs at Daily Kos, Docudharma, American Torture, Progressive Historians, and elsewhere. subscribe to Jeffrey S. Kaye's feed

Posted on: Jan 19, 2010, Source:

According to a new report, "self-immolation is being used by increasing numbers of Afghan women to escape their dire circumstances."

Posted on: Nov 25, 2009, Source:

Mohammad Saleh al Hanashi was found dead inside a psych ward at Guantanamo. It was ruled a suicide. But disturbing evidence suggest the truth may be far uglier.

Posted on: Apr 17, 2009, Source: AlterNet

The memo's gross distortion of psychological research makes it hard to imagine they were used in "good faith" as the Obama administration says.

Posted on: Jan 24, 2009, Source: AlterNet

With the Army Field Manual likely to become the new standard for interrogation, the truth behind it is more crucial than ever.

Posted on: Jan 6, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Buried in Appendix M of the Army Field Manual, the Guantanamo virus is spreading, and eradicating it will require all of us to spread the word.

Posted on: Sep 25, 2008, Source: Invictus

They could, if the right questions were asked.

Posted on: Apr 22, 2008, Source: AlterNet

In the race for the presidency of the APA, an anti-torture candidate is beating the odds.

Posted on: Apr 14, 2008, Source: AlterNet

It remains to be seen whether there will be any fallout from the news that the country's top officials signed off on torture. Don't rely on the press.

Posted on: Mar 11, 2008, Source: Invictus

Bush's anti-torture veto -- and his subsequent radio address -- follow a long tradition of obfuscation and doublespeak.