torture http://wmuk.org en WestSouthwest: How we view torture in a "post 9/11" world http://wmuk.org/post/westsouthwest-how-we-view-torture-post-911-world <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">David Forsythe studies international human rights and American foreign policy. The University of Nebraska Professor Emeritus of Political Science spoke this week at Kalamazoo College.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Wed, 06 Nov 2013 12:56:30 +0000 Gordon Evans 10071 at http://wmuk.org WestSouthwest: How we view torture in a "post 9/11" world The balance between security and liberty http://wmuk.org/post/balance-between-security-and-liberty <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>David Forsythe will speak at Kalamazoo College Tuesday night. His address is called "The United States and Torture after 9/11."</p><p> Tue, 05 Nov 2013 18:37:26 +0000 Gordon Evans 10058 at http://wmuk.org The balance between security and liberty WMU Professor's book argues for torture in "ticking time bomb" cases http://wmuk.org/post/wmu-professors-book-argues-torture-ticking-time-bomb-cases <p>Western Michigan University Philosophy Professor <a href="http://www.allhoff.org/">Fritz Allhoff</a> says there are many problems with torture, but he says it can be justified in some cases to save lives. That’s the premise of Allhoff’s book <em><a href="http://www.press.uchicago.edu/ucp/books/book/chicago/T/bo12274697.html">Terrorism, Ticking Time-Bombs and Torture</a>&nbsp;</em>(University of Chicago Press).&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 11 Mar 2013 11:27:45 +0000 Gordon Evans 2999 at http://wmuk.org WMU Professor's book argues for torture in "ticking time bomb" cases