Portside aims to provide varied material of interest to people on the left that will help them to interpret the world, and to change it.
'The torture was widespread, vicious and conducted in secret "black sites" around the globe. This is what is being lost in the Beltway power struggle between Sen Feinstein and the CIA.
'The lingering fog about the C.I.A. detentions is a result of Mr. Obama’s decision when he took office to conduct no investigation of them.