"We feel the Intelligence Committee, in selectively briefing a report that is supposed to be about showing American ideals
Other outlets, such as the Associated Press, split the difference, going back and forth between using the word and using
In recent weeks, the controversy surrounding the Senate Intelligence Committee's report on CIA interrogations during the Bush administration has been a major media story. So why do they ignore the word 'torture?'
Reuters wrote about "brutal interrogation methods that critics say amount to torture." NBC's David Gregory asked Obama administration
The piece even went further than the Times usually does in acknowledging its hedging: The question of whether those methods
These days, the "debate" in the media seems less about whether waterboarding is a form of torture and more about the portrayal of torture in the soon-to-be-released film Zero Dark Thirty.