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Author Jacobson, Sidney, author.

Title The torture report : a graphic adaptation / Sid Jacobson and Ernie Colón ; [introduction by Jane Mayer ; afterword by Scott Horton].

Publication Info. New York : Nation Books, [2017]
©2017
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 Nichols Adult Nonfiction Graphic Novels-NEW  364.67 JAC    AVAILABLE
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Description xi, 125 pages : chiefly illustrated ; 23 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary "On December 9, 2014, the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence released a report that strongly condemned the CIA for its secret and brutal use of torture in the treatment of prisoners captured in the 'war on terror' during the George W. Bush administration. This deeply researched and fully documented investigation caused monumental controversy, interest, and concern, and starkly highlighted both how ineffective the program was as well as the lengths to which the CIA had gone to conceal it. In The Torture Report, Sid Jacobson and Ernie Colón use their celebrated graphic-storytelling abilities to make the damning report accessible, finally allowing Americans to lift the veil and fully understand the crimes committed by the CIA."--cover page [4].
Subject United States. Central Intelligence Agency -- Pictorial works.
Intelligence service -- United States -- Pictorial works.
Torture -- Government policy -- United States -- Pictorial works.
Terrorism -- Government policy -- United States -- Pictorial works.
Prisoners of war -- Abuse of -- United States -- Pictorial works.
Political prisoners -- Abuse of -- United States -- Pictorial works.
Detention of persons -- Pictorial works.
Genre Nonfiction comics.
Comics (Graphic works)
Comics adaptations.
Graphic novels.
Added Author Colón, Ernie.
Mayer, Jane, writer of introduction.
Horton, Scott, writer of afterword.
Graphic novelization of (work): United States. Congress. Senate. Select Committee on Intelligence. Senate Intelligence Committee report on torture.
ISBN 9781568585758
1568585756
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