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The CIA’s 1963 Torture Manual In Its Entirety, Part VII

In 1963, the CIA distributed a novella-length manual on torture. It is reprinted here in its (redacted) entirety. Read more ›

The CIA’s 1963 Torture Manual In Its Entirety, Part VI

In 1963, the CIA distributed a novella-length manual on torture. It is reprinted here in its (redacted) entirety. Read more ›

The CIA’s 1963 Torture Manual In Its Entirety, Part V

In 1963, the CIA distributed a novella-length manual on torture. It is reprinted here in its (redacted) entirety. Read more ›

The CIA’s 1963 Torture Manual In Its Entirety, Part IV

In 1963, the CIA distributed a novella-length manual on torture. It is reprinted here in its (redacted) entirety. Read more ›

The CIA’s 1963 Torture Manual In Its Entirety, Part III

In 1963, the CIA distributed a novella-length manual on torture. It is reprinted here in its (redacted) entirety. Read more ›

The CIA’s 1963 Torture Manual In Its Entirety, Part II

In 1963, the CIA distributed a novella-length manual on torture. It is reprinted here in its (redacted) entirety. Read more ›

The CIA’s 1983 Human Resource Exploitation Training Manual In Its Entirety

In 1983, the CIA distributed an update to its manual on torture. It is reprinted here in its (redacted) entirety. Read more ›

ciatorturemanual660 The CIA’s 1963 Torture Manual In Its Entirety, Part I

In 1963, the CIA distributed a novella-length manual on torture. It is reprinted here in its (redacted) entirety. Read more ›

SYSK Follow-Up: Japanese Stragglers

Hey, folks. It’s time for another SYSK follow-up. This is when fans send us updates on past shows. We think it’s neat and we think you should all be included. This time we got an email pointing us in the

The Age-Old Question of Whether to Forego Vodka or Die From It

This fine morning, Reuters is reporting that over in Vietnam 80 percent of the vodka consumed is produced at home. Just four percent of the vodka found in the steamy Southeast Asian country is imported. The homemade liquor the Vietnamese

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