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What Was It Like to Testify Against Nazi War Criminal Oskar Groening?

Quora | Posted 07.15.2016 | Home

Originally I was supposed to testify in the trial of Oskar Groening after a whole list of people, but somehow they called on me to be first. That court was pretty disorganized so I decided that as soon as I got the opportunity to speak, I would do it.

William T. Sherman and Nathan Bedford Forrest: Civil War Criminals

John A. Tures | Posted 06.10.2016 | Politics
John A. Tures

William T. Sherman in the field was a disaster. He allowed the Union army at Shiloh to be completely surprised by Johnston's attack, leading the Northern Army to come within an eyelash of being completely smashed, even as junior officers begged him to take precautions days earlier.

Anti-Kissinger Protester And Target Of John McCain's Rage Thankful For Tirade

HuffPost Live | Chris Branch | Posted 01.30.2015 | Politics

In a HuffPost Live interview Friday, Medea Benjamin — co-founder of CODEPINK — said she is thankful for Sen. John McCain's (R-Ariz.) angry tirade ...

Don't Make Excuses for a Genocidal Criminal: On Ghulam Azam

Sabbir Khan | Posted 01.17.2015 | Home
Sabbir Khan

Ghulam Azam, a war criminal, died in a Bangladeshi prison on October 23 while serving a 90-year sentence.

The International Criminal Court at RightsCon: Upping its Cyber Game

Alexa Koenig | Posted 05.11.2014 | Technology
Alexa Koenig

Digital documentation is crucial, both to alleviate the burden of testimony on survivors and to corroborate witness evidence in court.

Fatal Privilege for Serbian War Criminal

Sasa Milosevic | Posted 03.31.2014 | Home
Sasa Milosevic

The citizens of Serbia face a very unsettling question. How many war criminals are enjoying various prisoner privileges and freely walking the streets? They reasonably ask: Will the truth be told before they go to God?

Are Heads of State the Real Victims in Africa?

Diana Jenkins | Posted 02.03.2014 | Home
Diana Jenkins

All their outrage seems to be focused on the national and racial identities of the powerful men accused -- and none focused on the hideous crimes these men are accused of committing against powerless victims. Why aren't we hearing more voices in support of the African victims of these atrocities?

Video: Arrests at Bush Library

Dennis Trainor | Posted 06.26.2013 | Politics
Dennis Trainor

Code Pink, Backbone Campaign, and dozens of supporters escorted protestors costumed as George W. Bush & Dick Cheney into the hands of the Dallas police who gladly arrested the duo.

More Work to Bring War Criminals to Justice

John Kerry | Posted 06.03.2013 | Home
John Kerry

Through the expansion of the War Crimes Rewards Program, the Department of State is offering up to $5 million for information that leads to the arrest, transfer, and conviction of the top three leaders of the LRA: Joseph Kony, Okot Odhiambo, and Dominic Ongwen.

Terminus for the Terminator?

Diana Jenkins | Posted 03.20.2013 | Home
Diana Jenkins

Bosco Ntaganda, one of the most wanted war criminals in the world, unexpectedly has surrendered to the U.S. Embassy in Rwanda and asked to be sent to The Hague to face trial at the International Criminal Court for crimes against humanity.

How A Painting Helped Capture A War Criminal

ARTINFO | Posted 09.21.2011 | Arts

The last major war crimes fugitive in Serbia has been arrested after a stolen Modigliani painting led investigators to discover his whereabouts. Looki...

Marcus Baram

Ratko Mladic's Life On The Run: How A War Criminal Spent 16 Years As A Fugitive | Marcus Baram | Posted 07.26.2011 | Home

Ratko Mladic's life on the run as one of the world's most wanted men was full of twists and turns -- even though he never really left home. The 69-...

Serbian War Crimes Suspect Reportedly Arrested

Posted 07.26.2011 | Home

(Reuters) - Serbia has arrested Bosnian Serb wartime general Ratko Mladic who is wanted by an international court on genocide charges, a family friend...

Karl Rove Book Tour Starts With a Bang

Jodie Evans | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jodie Evans

After almost an hour of listening to his lies at an LA stop on his book tour, I had had enough. I leapt up with a set of handcuffs and my full-page complaint, and went to arrest Karl Rove.

Why Did Jon Stewart Apologize?

Dennis Perrin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Dennis Perrin

Nothing sets domestic reactionaries off like a "media elite liberal" like Stewart besmirching our nation's fine name and God-fearing reputation.

Should Demjanjuk be Deported Today to Germany?

Rabbi Abraham Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Rabbi Abraham Cooper

This attempt by a former guard at a death camp to cast himself as the victim is nothing less than a grotesque debasement of the word "torture,"

I Debated a War Criminal

Peter Jan Honigsberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Peter Jan Honigsberg

I Debated a War Criminal Professor Peter Jan Honigsberg In September 2005, the Federalist Society at the University of San Francisco School of Law, w...

Coming to NBC: "To Catch a Cheney"

Jeff Cohen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Jeff Cohen

How do you lure such big names to an NBC News lair for their ambush interview? You simply invite them.

Friday Talking Points [36] -- End The Media's Pro-McCain Bias! Now!!

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Chris Weigant

McCain has joked that the media is "his base" of support. It was a funny line, but there is a truth at its core: the media has been hard on Obama but unbelievably light on McCain. And this has to stop. Now.