Wednesday, May 05, 2004


* The Pentagon's torture investigation has expanded to cover the deaths of 25 prisoners in US custody, including the two captives who were beaten to death in Afghanistan. See also: HRW's timeline of torture and abuse.

* Dahr Jamail and Ian Fisher tell the stories of two very different victims of torture in Iraq.

* Dilip Hiro writes of the failure to turn Iraq into a "client state."

* Disney has put the brakes on Michael Moore's film, "Fahrenheit 911."

* Bev Harris offers a simple solution to make voting safer.

* Guns and butter? How about a new paradigm: war and education.