Guantanamo Bay

CIA Director John Brennan Just Accidentally Undermined Guantánamo's War Court
December 11, 2014

Once somebody is tortured, all the information they provide is tainted.

We Will Never Know Whether Torture Works. That Shouldn't Matter.
December 11, 2014

Stop obsessing over its effectiveness. That's beside the point.

The Hague Treats War Criminals More Humanely Than Gitmo Treats Its Detainees
August 25, 2014

How does life these two detention centers compare? Unfavorably for the U.S.

Obama Wants to Put Torture Behind Us, But It Still Haunts Guantanamo Every Single Day
August 11, 2014

The legal proceedings at the detention camp are torturous in their own right.

Obama Promised to Close Gitmo. The Troop Withdrawal May Finally Force Him to Do So.
June 09, 2014

International law says that when a conflict ends, prisoners of war must be sent home.

The 9/11 Trial Has Gone Completely Off the Rails
April 17, 2014

Justice is hung up on procedural hurdles and FBI shenanigans.

The Tragicomedy of the 9/11 Trial
April 15, 2014

Accusations that the FBI may be spying on defendents causes yet another delay.

Why Russell Brand is Banned in Guantanamo Bay
December 20, 2013

A Guantamo detainee says he's been allowed to read 1984, but not the actor's "Booky Wook 2"

Infographic: Is Closing Gitmo a Security Risk or Wise Move?
October 29, 2013

As Al Qaeda suspect Abu Anas Al-Libi, who was captured recently in Libya, awaits trial before a New York federal court, military commissions for five of the U.S. military’s most high-value detainees drag on at the U.S.

Israeli Lessons for Improving Guantanamo Bay
July 28, 2013

The Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp should not exist. It costs U.S. taxpayers $1.2 million per day, and inflicts incalculable damage to America’s reputation.