Ken Gude is the Associate Director, International Rights and Responsibilities at the Center for American Progress. He focuses on the intersection of law and national security policy, counterterrorism, and human rights, and has written extensively on Guantanamo and torture. An avid Liverpool and DC United fan, Ken is also the co-founder of the blog Association Football http://assoc-football.com/, an American soccer blog that provides insight and analysis of domestic and international matches, assess the growth of the sport in America, and discuss international soccer’s place in world society and culture.