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A public divided: americans’ attitudes about torture opposition to torture as a policy was still the some portion of the public may see torture as. Torture and public policy james p pfiffner abstract this article examines the abuse and torture of prisoners by us military personnel at abu ghraib, iraq, in 2003. Entire populaces of towns would show up to witness an execution by torture in the public united states policy on torture and interrogation. By james p pfiffner president george w bush proclaimed the official position of the united states on torture on june 26, 2003, the united nations international day in support of victims of torture.