Guantanamo Bay Prison

Trump Nominee for Homeland Security John Kelly Favors Draconian Immigration Policy

December 8, 2016

We could see a further militarized border and expansion of Guantanamo Bay, says journalist Dahr Jamail

Obama’s Plan to Close Guantanamo Too Little, Too Late

February 24, 2016

Omar Shakir, attorney at the Center for Constitutional Rights, says the proposal is very similar to the executive order Obama issued in 2009, which means he could have closed it then – and he could close it today without congress

Last British Prisoner Released From Guantanamo

November 1, 2015

Shayana Kadidal, senior attorney with the Centre for Constitutional Rights, says Shaker Aamer was cleared for release in 2007, but US military officials held him all these years because he was a charismatic leader and negotiator

Ongoing Gitmo Hunger-Strike Spurs Prison to Impose Media Blockade

December 18, 2013

Jason Leopold: Guantanamo Prisoner’s ongoing hunger-strike and detention of 158 prisoners, including some 80 who have been cleared for release or transfer has increased pressure to close Guantanamo

Inside Gitmo Military Commissions

July 5, 2013

Adam Hudson: Despite potential closing of Gitmo prison, the culture of indefinite detention is institutionalized in the military

80% of Gitmo Prisoners on Hunger Strike for 100 Days

May 17, 2013

Group calls for cleared detainees to be released

Guantanamo Hunger Strike Forces Debate About Detention

May 2, 2013

Michael Ratner: Just when it seemed the illegal detention of prisoners at Guantanamo was off the radar, hunger strikers took control of their own destiny

Guantanamo Hunger Strike Continues – No Legal Basis for Holding Prisoners

March 22, 2013

Michael Ratner: The Obama Admin. is responsible for the continued imprisonment of men who were found not to have been involved in any crime or act of war