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The Continuing Horror of CIA’s Torture and Abuse
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The Continuing Horror of CIA’s Torture and Abuse
July 27, 2021

Nearly two decades ago, the Central Intelligence Agency began its sadistic program of torture and abuse, and the Department of Defense created a prison at Guantanamo to evade U.S. law. We are still learning about the horrors of the Global War on Terror.

Democracy From Bay to Bay
June 22, 2021

U.S. democracy does not extend to Guantanamo Bay or any of the hideous ‘black sites’ where the CIA and its international partners conducted torture.

Democracy From Bay to Bay
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Abu Zubaydah: Torture’s ‘Poster Child’
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Abu Zubaydah: Torture’s ‘Poster Child’
August 30, 2016

The ugly legacy of George W. Bush’s torture program continues to haunt U.S. foreign policy as the “poster child” for waterboarding, Abu Zubaydah, makes an appeal for his release from Guantanamo, writes Marjorie Cohn…

Obama in Cuba… History in the Faking
March 23, 2016

US President Obama said his three-day state visit to Cuba was an «historic opportunity for the two countries to build relations».

Obama in Cuba… History in the Faking
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The Catch-22 of Closing Gitmo
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The Catch-22 of Closing Gitmo
March 19, 2016

President Obama’s plan to close Guantanamo – even if it could be implemented – would still leave several dozen detainees in the legal limbo as “non-releasable,” albeit inside U.S. prisons, as Helen Schietinger explains.

Refocus on Extrajudicial Killings through CIA-operated Drones
March 13, 2016

After the September 11 tragedy, the Muslim countries which joined the Bush’s fake global war on terror became the target of the US state terrorism which still continues in one way or the other.

Refocus on Extrajudicial Killings through CIA-operated Drones
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The Rise of the American-Muslim Totalitarian State
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The Rise of the American-Muslim Totalitarian State
December 13, 2015

Muslim-Americans are living in a totalitarian police state with worsening harassment, profiling, and surveillance. The United States’ government may claim liberty and justice for all; however, in practice, towards Muslims, it exhibits all four major characteristics of a totalitarian state: a war on terror that targets Muslims abroad, a totalitarian police state at home, public executions by drones and gulags outside the rule of law, and a strong reliance on propaganda and political demagoguery.

At Home and Abroad: Obama is Outsmarted, Outmuscled and Outgunned
October 8, 2015

President Barack Obama has never been more clearly out of his intellectual and leadership depth, whether it be on the «home front» after failing over the course of his administration to curb rampant gun violence in the United States or on the international stage with President Putin consistently outsmarting him and running rings around the American Government vis-à-vis Syria…

At Home and Abroad: Obama is Outsmarted, Outmuscled and Outgunned
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