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Lori Berenson

When We Do It, It Isn't Terrorism

Dennis Jett | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Dennis Jett

This week's NYT Sunday magazine features a story about Lori Berenson, an American arrested in Peru in 1995 on terrorism charges. While evoking sympathy, the article misses an opportunity to encourage much-needed national introspection.

Who Is Convicted Terrorist Lori Berenson?

New York Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

[Lori] Berenson wasn't under house arrest, but she might as well have been; the media frenzy surrounding her release on May 27 meant that during her f...

American Activist Turns Herself In To Peru Police

AP | CARLA SALAZAR | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LIMA, Peru — An American activist convicted of aiding leftist rebels surrendered to police Wednesday after a court struck down a decision granti...

Lori Berenson

AP | RICK VECCHIO | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

LIMA, Peru — New Yorker Lori Berenson walked out of a Peruvian prison with a smile on her face Thursday, then pushed through mobs of reporters b...

Lori Berenson Gives Birth To Boy In Peru

AP | ANDREW WHALEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LIMA, Peru — An American woman serving a 20-year sentence in Peru for collaborating with leftist guerrillas gave birth Wednesday to a baby boy, ...