Guantanamo

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
The Cuban embassy on Monday officially opened in Washington, D.C., exciting the many who support restoring diplomatic relations with the Caribbean nation for the first time in 54 years. But another raised flag in the U.S. capitol should not signify the end of the American effort to reestablish official ties with the country, Cuban officials and...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Amid ongoing revelations that the American Psychological Association (APA)...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Fed up with government delay, Judge Gladys Kessler vows to "move as fast as we can" to release torture tapes. (Image via Reprieve)
A federal judge on Thursday lambasted the Obama administration for...

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In the first known instance of U.S. military conscience objection at Guantánamo, a male Navy nurse has refused to continue taking part in the often brutal forced feeding of Gitmo hunger strikers, who consider the practice torture. News of the historic action, reportedly by a Latino captain, came from a Syrian hunger striker who is challenging the policy in court and described the nurse's evolution: "Once he saw with his own eyes that what he was told was contrary to what was actually taking...