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Torture -part 3: “Bahrain’s Security Forces: A History of Sexual Sadism”

 “There is one place in which one’s privacy, intimacy, integrity and inviolability are guaranteed – one’s body, a unique temple and a familiar territory of sensa and personal history. The torturer invades, defiles and desecrates this shrine. He does so … Continue reading

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“Arsenal of Tyranny”; the Western Hand in Bahrain

Prior to independence, the British with mercenaries from India helped the royal family crush any popular protest or uprising. Things didn’t change much afterwards; upon independence, Ian Henderson, a ruthless colonial police officer, who previously crushed the Mau Mau Uprising … Continue reading

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