Friday, May 29, 2020

Tag: Guantanamo Bay

Van Jones Argues Obama ‘Would’ve Been In...

“If President Obama had one week like this, he would have been in Guantanamo." #ThisWeek https://t.co/E4NXMT1uDI pic.twitter.com/OAEtYPj1zz — Sarah Reese Jones (@PoliticusSarah) March 4, 2018 Van...

5 Frightening Facts About Trump’s Homeland Security...

< Nearly a month after Donald Trump won the most sacred office in the land, the president-elect has set his eyes on potential candidates for...

Potential Homeland Security Pick Sheriff Clarke Announced...

Just when you thought president-elect Donald Trump's Cabinet picks couldn't get any more frightening, he names Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke as potential head...

Chicago’s Homan Square: Detainees, Activists and Legal Advocates...

In the city of Chicago, already reeling from a scandal involving police racism, violence and corruption, the next scandal involving law enforcement is about...

Is This America? Chicago Police Detain Thousands...

Is this America, or is this Guantanamo?  This is the question one must ask after learning of the news from Chicago, and a secretive...

Recent Months of Unrest Spark Foreign Powers...

The United States is a country infamous for its involvement in foreign affairs, as it takes on a somewhat hypocritical role of superhero to...

President Obama Expresses Regret About Guantanamo Bay,...

"I think I would have closed Guantanamo on the first day." That's what President Obama said yesterday at an event in Cleveland. He was waxing...

When Music Matters: Mos Def Force Fed...

Mos Def, who now goes by Yasiin Bey, was forced fed like a prisoner in Guantanamo Bay to demonstrate the gruesome process that takes place...

Obama Says He Agrees With Hunger Strikers...

As more than 100 prisoners at Guantanamo Bay participate in a hunger strike to protest their legal limbo, President Obama yesterday said he essentially...

Report Finds US Use of Torture During...

A damning and explosive report prepared by a group of bipartisan high-ranking officials concludes that the United States engaged in the "indisputable" use of torture...

Obama Signs Controversial Gitmo Bill Into Law

President Barack Obama signed the National Defense Authorization Act of 2013 on Wednesday, despite his own threat to veto it over prohibitions on closing...

Hurricane Sandy Still Strong, Takes Aim At...

Hurricane Sandy is barreling towards the Bahamas as a powerful Category Two storm, having already claimed three lives after battering Jamaica, Haiti and Cuba. The...

Washington Post Op-Ed Accuses Pres. Obama of...

A very strange story, that 6,000-word front-page New York Times piece on how, every Tuesday, Barack Obama shuffles “baseball cards” with the pictures and...