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This Thanksgiving, Let's Talk About Genocide Rather Than Pilgrims and ‘Friendly Indians’
Ferguson: Baffling Decisions Continue to Provoke a Traumatized Community
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Jon Wiener at The Nation explores the dangerously simplistic view of torture depicted in Fox TV’s “24.” (In this scene from season 3, Jack Bauer tortures a terrorist by preparing to kill his daughter.)
In championing ?24,? Pat Buchanan and Bush administration apologists oversimplify a complex depiction of counter-terrorism and also use an idealized fictional violence to justify real-world abuses of the law and authority.
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