So; let’s summarize.

  1. America executed Japanese WWII soldiers who waterboarded American POWs because we deemed it torture.
  2. Sixty years later, we conveniently choose to forget that inconvenient fact and then waterboard prisoners we’re holding in Gitmo.
  3. Earlier this year, Speaker Pelosi flatly accuses the CIA of routinely misleading Congress about their knowledge of waterboarding in Gitmo.
  4. The fuming Republican minority speak out vehemently against the Speaker and demand an investigation into these warrantless attacks.

He said/she said?


From the via the story i read on

The director of the Central Intelligence Agency, Leon E. Panetta, has told the House Intelligence Committee in closed-door testimony that the C.I.A. concealed “significant actions” from Congress from 2001 until late last month, seven Democratic committee members said.

Doesn’t this essentially amount to treason?