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An excellent summary of NPR's unwillingness to call torture by its name.

Refusing to Take Sides, NPR Takes Sides With Torture Deniers

Blood trails at Abu Ghraib. National Public Radio, following the lead of the Washington Post (FAIR Blog, 12/9/14) (and in contrast to the New York Times–FAIR Blog, 8/8/14), tries to avoid applying the word "torture" in its own voice to the tortures described in the recent Senate Intelligence Committee report. Here's host Robert Siegel (All…Read More