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|'We do not torture,' said President Bush in 2005, in response to mounting evidence of abuse. It was a straightforward, declaratory statement, the kind that Orwell liked, except it was also a bald lie. The interrogation methods the CIA used were, in his words, 'tough,' 'safe,' 'lawful,' and 'necessary.'|
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