Hersh: Children sodomized at Abu Ghraib, on tape
Posted by musliminsuffer on May 11, 2009
In the Name of Allah, the Compassionate, the Merciful
=== News Update ===
Tags: TORTURE/WAR CRIMES
Hersh gave a speech last week to the ACLU making the charge that children were sodomized in front of women in the prison, and the Pentagon has tape of it. The speech was first reported in a New York Sun story last week, which was in turn posted on Jim Romenesko’s media blog, and now EdCone.com and other blogs are linking to the video. We transcribed the critical section here (it starts at about 1:31:00 into the ACLU video.) At the start of the transcript here, you can see how Hersh was struggling over what he should say:
I wonder who in our government got their jollies watching these tapes?
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