Take these statements together, and maybe torture just adds fuel for retaliation, a cycle of violence.
If you're resorting to torture,
There is absolutely no logic to this conclusion. It just fits your point of view.
We could start a very long list of things that governments
That turned out way nicer than I was expecting.
Citing 500 hundred year old statistics isn't going to sway me on this. Nor am I debating the effectiveness of torture but if you want an opinion on that
The Col. Nathan R. Jessup argument.
Torture worked for the Gestapo: Actually, no. Even Hitler's notorious