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Guantanamo Anniversary: 12 Years Of A Continuing War Crime

January 9, 2014

Ratner: 155 Prisoners, Almost All Held Without Charge, Must be Tried or Released – Immediately

NYT Editorial Backs Snowden but Fails Other Whistleblowers

January 2, 2014

Michael Ratner: New York Times recognizing Snowden should spur backing of other whistleblowers

Guantanamo: Twelve Years of US War Crimes

December 27, 2013

Michael Ratner: Guantanamo camp continues to violate international laws and norms, including fake trials, media blackout on ongoing hunger strikes, and banning public disclosure of torture faced by detainees

Is Obama Making Good on His Promise to Close Gitmo?

September 23, 2013

Four months after Pres. Obama recommitted to close Gitmo, TRNN contributor Michael Ratner gives us an update on the status of the prison

Obama: Rhetoric or New Direction?

January 23, 2013
Michael Ratner outlines 10 things he would do if he were Attorney General in the new Obama Administration