Krauthammer essay on the truth about torture
The Truth About Torture Charles Krauthammer
Colunmnist Charles Krauthammer's Weekly Standard on the moral defensibility of torture in fighting terror has raised eyebrows, and the New York Times tries to gin up more controversy in a feature on Krauthammer for the Sunday Week in Review.
Krauthammer essay on the truth about torture? …
In a Dec. 5 cover essay in The Weekly Standard, the conservative magazine, Mr. Krauthammer argued that torture is not only defensible in certain very limited circumstances, but in fact morally necessary -- if, for instance, it would save thousands of civilians by squeezing information about an imminent attack from a captured terrorist.