The Consequences of Psychology’s Shameful Collusion in Torture
The American Psychological Association pandered to the CIA out of self-interest. In so doing, it betrayed a core ethical spirit—and opened the path to a dangerous future.
Joseph R. Slaughter is an associate professor in the Department of English and Comparative Literature at Columbia University and a Public Voices Fellow with The OpEd Project. He is the author of Human Rights, Inc.