Jessica Bram Murphy
Jessica Bram Murphy is a member of the 2019 graduating class at Brown University. When she was five years old, on September 11, 2001, her father was killed in the North Tower of the World Trade Center.
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Wednesday, April 10, 2019
My Father Was Killed on 9/11 When I Was Five, But What I Experienced at Guantánamo Bay Did Not Feel Like Justice
In Taíno , an indigenous language of the Caribbean islands, Guantánamo means “land between the rivers.” It is the name of a province in southeast Cuba and its capital city. It is also the name of the oldest overseas US naval base, established in 1903. Nearly 100 years later, in January 2002, the...