Tuesday, August 12, 2008

Torture and the Psychological Sciences: The perversion of the scientific enterprise
What angers Soldz and hundreds of other professional psychologists and psychoanalysts is that their organization, the American Psychological Association, has taken an official position that the presence of psychologists makes detainees safer at interrogations. That view, Soldz declares every chance he gets, is ludicrous. In fact, the policy enables the torturers.

Read here my first post on the subject.

Read here on learned helplessness, a bacground theory for torture 'experiments' at Guantanamo.

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