Should The CIA Use Torture?

First, let’s consider what is just.  Justice says, “An eye for an eye.”  Therefore, a terrorist who burns another human being alive deserves to, themself, be burned alive.  However, we are not dealing with a question of justice.  What we are dealing with is a question of preventing the suffering…

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Islam: Muhammad’s Use Of Torture

Muhammad used torture. Here are a couple of documented quotes from http://www.thereligionofpeace.com/Quran/029-torture.htm: Quote 1 Muslim (16:4131) – They were caught and brought to him (the Holy Prophet). He commanded about them, and (thus) their hands and feet were cut off and their eyes were gouged and then they were thrown…

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