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Britain's Guantanamo

Andy Worthington | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Andy Worthington

There are many unnerving similarities between the Bush administration's policies and those implemented in the U.K., which have caused barely a ripple of protest.

Clearing Out Guantanamo: Two More Algerians Transferred

Andy Worthington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Worthington

As part of its alleged "desire not to hold detainees any longer than necessary," the Pentagon announced on Tuesday that two Guantánamo prisoners had ...

Guantanamo: Repatriation as Russian Roulette

Andy Worthington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Worthington

In the disturbing game of Russian roulette that confronts Algerians repatriated after facing allegations of impropriety (however groundless), they could face torture, show trials and further imprisonment.