An Open Letter to Gina Haspel From Someone Who Was Physically Tortured

Dear Ms. Haspel,

I understand you are now against torture, after supporting it before. Great. As a torture victim, I’m very happy to hear this news.

I hope you won’t take it the wrong way, however, if I say that I doubt the sincerity of your change of heart. Let’s be honest. There isn’t much proof that you regret what you did.

This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: An Open Letter to Gina Haspel From Someone Who Was Physically Tortured