Guantánamo

Julia Conley, staff writer
"President Trump appears to be planning to detain men—the vast majority of whom have never been charged with a crime or faced a trial—until they die."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Miguel Díaz-Canel & Nicolás Maduro
"It is worth recalling that similar behaviors and pretexts were used to by the...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
codepink & abrams
"Venezuela needs negotiations, not a coup or military intervention. Don't let...

Further

Having endured 14 years as "the most tortured man in Guantánamo," Mohamedou Ould Slahi has been denied a passport from his native Mauritania to seek medical treatment abroad for the effects of his detention and abuse - a refusal lawyers deem a brutal extension of "the extrajudicial punishment" of a man who was never charged with or convicted of a crime. Now "a prisoner in my own country," Slahi vows he "will get my rights peacefully" just as "everybody wants, my people and your people."