Partners in Crime: Friendly Renditions to Muslim Torture Chambers
Washburn University /Legal Scholar Academy
Counterpunch, June 2005
Rendition is one of those words that bureaucracies craft to hide official monstrosities. As an artistic term, rendition means a performance of a dramatic role. Webster's 1913 dictionary defines rendition as the act of surrendering fugitives from justice at the claim of a foreign government. In its brand new usage, rendition has come to mean surrender of aliens.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 3
Keywords: terrorism, Muslim countries, torture, rendition, extraordianry rendition, deportation
Date posted: October 13, 2006
© 2015 Social Science Electronic Publishing, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
This page was processed by apollo6 in 0.328 seconds