by Beenish Ahmed Posted on October 8, 2014 Updated: October 8, 2014
“The right to protest is under attack. The government is attempting to squelch expression even in such public places as the plaza fronting the U.S. Supreme Court.”
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on October 3, 2014 Updated: October 3, 2014
Religiously aligned individuals or organizations have been used to negotiate such prisoner swaps in the past.
by Hayes Brown Posted on June 17, 2014
The arrest of Ahmed Abu Khattala is a step in the right direction away from a policy of drone strikes and Gitmo detentions.
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by Hayes Brown Posted on June 4, 2014
They aren't good guys. But "hardest of the hardcore?"
by Hayes Brown Posted on May 21, 2014 Updated: May 22, 2014
Rep. Adam Smith (D-WA) may finally see the House vote to close the prison at Guantanamo Bay, if it approves his amendment.
by Hayes Brown Posted on April 16, 2014 Updated: April 16, 2014
The masterminds behind 9/11 have been on trial since 2008. In the meantime, civilian courts have racked up dozens of terrorism convictions.
by Posted on April 9, 2014
It's possible the Democrats may lose control of the Senate in this year's mid-term elections, and with that may go the last best chance to close the Guantanamo Bay prison anytime soon.
by Hayes Brown Posted on March 11, 2014 Updated: March 11, 2014
What's the best solution to condemnation of detainee treatment during hunger strikes? Stop calling them hunger strikes.
by Zack Beauchamp Posted on December 31, 2013
A decade after the military realized they weren't terrorists, these members of a viciously repressed minority are finally being granted their freedom.
by Hayes Brown Posted on December 16, 2013
Two more transfers drop the total number being held at the facility to 160.