by Zack Ford Posted on December 14, 2014 Updated: December 14, 2014
Dick Cheney is unfazed by the Senate Intelligence Committee's report condemning the use of torture: "It worked. It absolutely worked."
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on December 10, 2014 Updated: December 11, 2014
"States are not free to maintain or permit impunity for these grave crimes.”
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on December 4, 2014 Updated: December 5, 2014
The bill affords $63.7 billion to “overseas contingency operations” in Afghanistan and Iraq. Didn't President Obama promise to end those wars?
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.
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.