When the official in charge of the Bush administration’s military commissions said interrogators tortured a detainee at Guantanamo Bay, ending any chance of his prosecution, it marked a turning point in the sometimes esoteric and theoretical debate over torture.
It's torture, stupid, and life is not a TV show
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