Insight: The grim aftermath of torture

日期:2019-03-02 07:13:01 作者:丰鲤鼠 阅读:

By Peter Aldhous THE media loves to consume itself. And so it was last week, after The New Yorker revealed that US military officials had met with producers of the hit TV show 24 to protest about its portrayal of torture. Commentators mused on the accuracy of scenes in which terrorists break and provide key information after just a few minutes of physical interrogation. If only the medical aftermath of torture could attract similar attention. Torture is critically understudied, says Tom Campbell,