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What is the US Government Trying to Hide on Guantanamo Force-Feeding?

Ginny Sloan | Posted 02.14.2015 | Politics
Ginny Sloan

Transparency is a core component of JTF-GTMO's mission, a repeated pledge of the Obama administration, and a pillar of our democracy. The courts should force the military to live up to it.

Ryan J. Reilly

Inside The Gitmo Force Feeding Hearing The Federal Government Didn't Want You To See | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 10.07.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON –- On the fourth floor of a federal courthouse just blocks from the Capitol, two very different pictures are being painted of a 43-year-o...

The Obama Administration Must Let the American People See Footage of My Husband Being Force-Fed in Their Name

Umm Wa'el | Posted 09.14.2014 | Politics
Umm Wa'el

Last week, Obama administration lawyers filed a stack of documents in a case about my husband -- including sealed videos of him being taken to be force-fed at Guantanamo Bay. I don't think I could bear to see those videos. It shocks me, though, that the American people may never be given the opportunity to see for themselves what is happening in their name.

Ryan J. Reilly

Gitmo Force-Feeding Videos So 'Grim' That Lawyer Had Trouble Sleeping Afterward | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 06.19.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A lawyer representing a Guantanamo detainee on a hunger strike said Wednesday that she has had trouble sleeping after seeing videos of h...

Matt Sledge

At Least 12 Guantanamo Detainees Cleared For Release Take Part In Hunger Strike | Matt Sledge | Posted 05.02.2013 | Politics

NEW YORK -- They are free to go, but they're going nowhere. One of the reasons the United States prison camp at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, is in the mid...