"The Dark Side" is just about right
Of course, Allen West isn't alone: plenty of US servicemen and women have been guilty of torturing prisoners, simply because they could get away with it. hey did it in Iraq, they did it in Guantanamo, they did it in Afghanistan. I just read this report from 2005, and it's pretty sickening.
"He screamed out, 'Allah! Allah! Allah!' and my first reaction was that he was crying out to his god," Specialist Jones said to investigators. "Everybody heard him cry out and thought it was funny."
cf. Mark 15:35. Just sayin'.
A documentary (Taxi To the Dark Side) was made about the murder of Mr Dilawar. I havenlt watched it yet but it's going on my list.