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Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs

Government & Organizations, Non-Profit

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Listen to events at Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs. Speakers and interviewees include distinguished authors, government and UN officials, economists, policymakers, and businesspeople. Topics range from the ethics of war and peace, to the place of religion in politics, to issues at the forefront of global social justice. To learn more about our work and to explore a wealth of related resources, please visit our website at http://www.carnegiecouncil.org.

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Torture and Democracy

March 20th, 2008

Episode 136 of 1250 episodes

In his exhaustive study, Darius Rejali traces the history of torture through the ages. He concludes that most clean tortures that leave no marks were actually born in democracies, especially imperial Britain and France.

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