And convinced 46% of Americans that torture isn’t ineffective and should be used on terrorists. I could never watch that show, partly because I hate Kiefer Sutherland, but mainly because the whole premise was so illogical. Like, sure, torturing the guy who set a bomb to go off in half an hour will totally work. Eyeroll. And they’ve rebooted the show for January. Goody.
(around the world only Israelis, Palestinians and Nigerians endorsed torture as much as Americans). These findings come from the ICRC which just put out a report called “People on War”. It’s an incredibly depressing read.