Sunday, November 19, 2006

Torture: the American way

Just watched this disturbing and harrowing footage of a young Iranian student being stunned with a taser by cops at UCLA because he didn't have any ID on him. You hear the student shout at the cops about the Patriot Act.

Various student and civil rights groups have demanded there be an independent investigation into the incident. This is the shape of things to come.

Hat tip: 'ickle Lenin