To prove that they did improve thier way of fighting or did not we need some kind of statistics about past or something. As Long as this is not present all comparisons are bound to lack basis.
If the Order attempted to find ways to avoid more torture and death than absolutely necessary, I'm sure they could find a way. For one, they could stick to finding Accomodators through searching, which seems to be the natural (and safe) way.
No, no I meant that our standarts of human rights won't help us survive.
...The first time I read that, I thought you meant that the Order won't help humanity to survive, and it made me think of the backstory of DGM.