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David Slate


Monday, October 4 2010

In 'Hard Candy' A Modern Little Red Riding Hood Is Out to Dispatch a Wolf

Torture is symptomatic of a society that’s given up on liberal democracy, due process of law, and common decency. When the use of torture is accepted, a moral threshold has been crossed and only barbarism can follow.

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