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Detainees Alcatraz

Traveling Exhibit About Alcatraz Currently on Ellis Island

Kate Kelly | Posted 12.26.2011 | New York
Kate Kelly

The very name, Alcatraz, stirs fear and excitement at the thought of the stories of the men incarcerated there. It was hoped that the location would make it escape-proof, and therefore, a good place to put the worst of the worst.

Sam Stein

GOP Officials Push Alcatraz As The New Guantanamo | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Last week, Congressman Bill Young suggested that as the Obama administration closes Guantanamo Bay, it could send some of the detainees in need of a h...