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17/7/15

Salam.

I hav no clue or excuse 2 give y i totally igmored this very important blog posted elsewhere by me on 12/7/15 wasnt published by me here.

I wud like 2 request the readers 2 read 1st Looking for  Answers (17/7/15) n then read all the blogs fm 6/7/15 & onwards.  Thnx.

Friday, 17 July 2015 – 30 Ramadan 1436 H

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‘US psychology agency colluded with govt torture program’

WASHINGTON — The US’s top psychology association colluded with the Pentagon and the CIA to devise ethical guidelines to support interrogation techniques used after the September 11 attacks that have since been labeled as torture, a report said Friday.
The American Psychological Association sought to “curry favor” with defense officials by issuing an ethics policy in line with government interrogation techniques post 9/11, such as waterboarding and sleep deprivation, the report commissioned by the body’s board found. The association colluded with several government agencies, including the Pentagon and the Central Intelligence Agency, to devise ethical guidelines for the interrogation program under former president George W. Bush, according to the 542-page review.
The government agencies “purportedly wanted permissive ethical guidelines so that their psychologists could continue to participate in harsh and abusive interrogation techniques being used by these agencies after the September 11 attacks,” the report said.
“APA’s principal motive in doing so was to align APA and curry favor with DoD (Department of Defense). There were two other important motives: to create a good public-relations response, and to keep the growth of psychology unrestrained in this area.”
The findings come after Democrats on the US Senate Intelligence Committee in December released a damning report detailing brutal previously unknown interrogation techniques, including beatings and rectal rehydration, used by the CIA on Al-Qaeda suspects post 9/11.
Responding to the findings, the APA said Friday it would review its policies and urge a ban on its psychologists from participating directly in interrogations.
“The organization’s intent was not to enable abusive interrogation techniques or contribute to violations of human rights, but that may have been the result,” said Nadine Kaslow, who led an independent review committee that commissioned the report.
“We profoundly regret, and apologize for, the behavior and the consequences that ensued.”
The independent review led by attorney David Hoffman of Sidley Austin law firm, was commissioned by APA’s board of directors and took seven months to complete.
The comprehensive report said that in 2005, the APA created a task force to review the association’s ethical guidelines that determined when its psychologists could participate in interrogations.
A subsequent report from the task force found there were no ethical violations of psychologists’ participation in the government’s “enhanced interrogation” program — which included techniques such as waterboarding, forced “stress positions” and sleep deprivation.
Critics cited in the report said the APA’s decisions “were intentionally made to help the government commit torture.”
The report found that the ethical guidelines “prioritized the protection of psychologists — even those who might have engaged in unethical behavior — above the protection of the public.”
The review also found that two former APA presidents sat on CIA advisory committees, and one of them told the intelligence agency he did not think that sleep deprivation constituted torture. — AFP
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Munir Chowdhury
us govt n am psychologists agency colluding in torture schemes on f____n foreigners. but the whole truth that the torture pgms r extended unjustifiedly n wrecklessly on Muslims all over the world thru so called “science” which r nothing but dangerous n conxiousless sorcery acts of an evil govt – both parties. inshallah America n its allies will b tried n punished for carrying on n hiding their anti humanity evil acts, probably the most cruel n large pgm ever in the human race!
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Salam. Ex country treasurer of Citibank, na. Not a blogger but a reflector - of life & truth. I only write wot is true, humane & within the decency limits mentioned in the Quran & Hadids (seometimes violated for the sake of upholding decency by exposing nudity, indecency & pornos which r being made cheaply, widely & indiscreamenently available to ALL). Well let me elaborate a little more why I have mashallah taken up writing. Just start reading my blogs & soon inshallah (Allah willing) u will learn something u won't regret. U will understand wot I m trying is to eradicate the ignorance - mostly imposed by the western govts to mislead u. Why? In order to inflict prejudice n hatred in yor mind. That creates opportunity for them to falsify the truth against Muslims & their religion Islam. They don't care for u bcoz these r mostly some power loving, wisdomless, wreckless, irresponsible, evil worshiping bigots, power hungry liars. There is another aspect of my life that I, from time to time, share evidences with the public. my unfortunate job related exposure to the modern times largest, most sophisticated, merciless, religious fundamentalists terrorists plots under the protection & sympathy of their governments. These two combinedly r the cozes for 9/11 & after that many more major terrorists acts thruout the world. They generally use sorcery to set these terrorist acts in special venues, with underlying days/ dates & occasions so that apparently Muslims r doubted & blamed. Purpose is to create hatred against the last & only true religion left in the world, Islam. I will inshallah continue on with my effort to share the evidences & expose the hypocrits & lying crook perpatratots r brought to justice. Truth inshallah will come out sooner or later & the unholy bizness of generally portraying muslims as terrorists will stop once & for all. Munir Chowdhury http://wp.me/P631px-n8 https://www.blogger.com/profile/06605542118879859294 PS: I'm being advised by my well wishers that all machine readable infos on my passport were in the interim linked to the so called terrorists database so that in any foreign port instead of trump, theeresa & the gang, I can b called a terrorist & taken away never to b traced again. Please refer to the name list of terrorists bankers i have published & those who r the true 9/11 planners, executors, criminals. these shud b put into most dangerous watchlist. whereever these animals r traced shud b grabbed by their forlocks to face justice in front of the "neutral press". My website: https://kitabofenlightment.info