Michael Brooks is filling in for Sam Seder on the Majority Report today. In this clip, John McCain appears at a Halifax International Security Forum and denounces the use of waterboarding as an interrogation technique, calling it ineffectual torture. The Trump administration has said that they aren’t opposed to waterboarding.

Michael Brooks is the co-host of 2 Dope Boys & a Podcast, and a contributor and host of Michael Mondays on the Majority Report. He appears regularly as an analyst on outlets including The Young Turks, Al Jazeera, CCTV, Huffpost Live and Ring of Fire. His writing has appeared in the Washington Post, Al Monitor and PSFK. Read more at Michaeljamalbrooks.com