Crofton Black is a researcher, journalist and writer with extensive experience of complex investigations in the field of human rights abuses and counterterrorism. He is a leading expert on the CIA’s rendition, detention and interrogation program, and a specialist in military and intelligence corporate contracting. He is leading the Bureau of Investigative Journalism’s project on CIA torture. He has a Ph.D. in the history of philosophy from the University of London. Follow him on Twitter: @cr0ft0n.