These Are American Patriots?

                CIA chief John O. Brennan has chosen to salute the CIA agents who used torture to extract information as “patriots.” That’s one step too far, Mr. Brennan.  Diane Feinstein’s release of the summary of the intelligence investigation report and the subsequent reactions to it have fallen into the strange and extreme polarization that currently engulfs public discussion. How is it possible for partisan rage to extend even to the defense of torture? Continue reading