"They haven't been put on trial, they haven't been able to face their accusers, they have no rights, they are subject to torture even when no one believes they are guilty of anything; they have even been tortured to death," writes Avedon Carol. "And now, apparently that isn't good enough: Camp Delta death chamber plan...just what we need to make our country safe for decent Americans." Has anyone even been sentenced to death yet? (The Sideshow)
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