White House should clarify torture policy8

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Amanda Thomann 102-30 03-05-08 SRJ4 White House should clarify torture policy By: E. Thomas McClanahan McClanahan, E. Thomas. "White House Should clarify torture policy." Peace, War, and Terrorism 219-22. New York:Pearson Education, 2006. 1. E. Thomas McClanahan claims that if necessary torture is legal and justifiable. 2. E. Thomas McClanahan is a member of the editorial board of the Kansas City Star, 3. McClanahan gives and evaluative argument regarding the use of torture and the changes made in laws by the Bush administration. He approves of the decisions that President Bush has made. 4. E. Thomas McClanahan claims that the White House is giving the impression to the world that the Bush administration is laying a foundation for torture (220). 5. McClanahan argues that not only was the United States unprepared to deal with terrorists but also in the legal issues to come (220). He claims that since Al- Qaeda isn’t part of the Geneva Conventions by definition they are extended no rights under it. Detainees were sent from Guantanamo to Abu-Ghraib so that
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