Showers, now a mainstay of our daily routines, were once a cure for insanity and criminality.
A new report implicates the governments of Yemen, the United Arab Emirates, and Saudi Arabia in war crimes that include rape and torture.
Gina Haspel, now in the highest position at the CIA, was involved in the use of "enhanced interrogation" techniques on a suspected terrorist in 2002.
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.
A new report finds that APA officials worked with the Bush administration to draft a permissive policy for its members to oversee national security interrogations.
Could a new medical finding make it harder to claim something isn't torture?
Why does the rape and torture of women so greatly appeal to women?
Whatever the method, it’s in everyone’s best interest.
New research finds people who feel a strong connection with their social group are more likely to dehumanize outsiders.
What constitutes torture? New research finds the answer varies with the level of pain one is currently feeling.