I who may well be...

Musings from the perspective of a human being who may well be not locatable completely within the usual categories of male or female or gay or straight or transsexual or intersexed or exploiter or exploited or supplier or consumer or performer or spectator.

Wednesday, May 10, 2006

The authoritarian state tortures and kills

For anyone who thinks the atrocities uncovered at Camp X Ray or Abu Graib (sp?) were unusual for the civilised Americans, have a look at this documentation of the systematic torture and murder inside US jails and youth detention facilitities.

http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article8451.htm

Please feel free to delude yourself that conditions are totally different in Australia, where about 25% of the Indigenous population are locked up, along with a high proportion of our mentally ill population.

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