Thursday, April 4, 2013

13-04-04 Shut down GITMO!

Guantanamo hunger strike spreads amid protests at US embassies: -
On Day 56 of the Gitmo hunger strike, officials report the number of strikers has risen to 39, with 11 being force-fed. However, detainees say the number stands at some 130. Demonstrators in Yemen say US authorities are downplaying real numbers.
US hiding criminality at Guantanamo prison: Human rights attorney:
"They've been held at Guantanamo Bay without charge, some of them for 10,11, even 12 years. This is clearly illegal - you cannot detain people without charges."
In Guantanamo, Obama's Promise of Hope Has Transformed Into Hopelessness : Op-Ed:
What we are really seeing in the hunger strikers in Guantanamo today are men who believe that there is no way out. Many believe that their only exit will be in a coffin.
Another Torture Lover in Obama's CIA: Video -
John Brennan, Obama's CIA Director has a history of being directly involved in the CIA's torture program, and is known for being a huge drone supporter. Well, someone has to fill his old CIA position, and who better than another advocate of torture, right?

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