Originally Posted by Literature
The "15 individuals who served as senior interrogators, interviewers and intelligence officials in the United States military, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, and the Central Intelligence Agency" from the link. Their experience and knowledge in the field makes them experts.
Are you another expert in this field? Have you tortured persons? What were your results? What makes you qualified to have a credible opinion on this subject?
Like I asked before have they had extensive experience in torture? If not, what makes them experts?
I've never tortured anyone, but I've performed many successful interrogations. Does that make me an expert too?