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Bush and Cheney Tortured Children

President Carter: Many Children Were Tortured Under Bush
by Ralph Lopez @ Daily Kos

Thu Jul 16, 2009 at 12:35:52 PM PDT

President Jimmy Carter wrote that the Red Cross, Amnesty International and the Pentagon "have gathered substantial testimony of torture of children, confirmed by soldiers who witnessed or participated in the abuse." In "Our Endangered Values" Carter said that the Red Cross found after visiting six U.S. prisons "107 detainees under eighteen, some as young as eight years old." And reporter Hersh, (who broke the Abu Ghraib torture scandal,) reported 800-900 Pakistani boys aged 13 to 15 in custody. Read more.

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