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Some patients in vegetative states have functioning minds. Keeping them alive may amount to ‘torture’

[Researchers] have convincingly demonstrated that a subset of individuals in persistent vegetative states have meaningfully functioning minds — even as ...
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Psychological torture of terrorists: Experts followed dubious practices

Criticism of the psychological techniques used to pry information from suspected terrorists and other prisoners has led to a dramatic ...