Category Archives: Guantanamo Bay

Obama Flip-Flops on Release of Gitmo Torture Photos

Wednesday, May 13, 2009 The more things “change” with the Obama administration, the more they remain the same. After initially promising to release hundreds of photos showing prisoners in Iraq and Afghanistan being abused by the U.S. military and CIA, … Continue reading

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The Bush Six to Be Indicted

Tuesday, April 14, 2009 Spanish prosecutors have decided to move forward ahead with a criminal investigation targeting former U.S. Attorney General Alberto Gonzales and five other Bush administration associates over their role in the torture of five Spanish citizens held … Continue reading

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Criminal Proceedings Begin Against 6 Members of the Bush Administration

Sunday, March 29, 2009 While ignoring the number one and number two players, this action by Spain is a positive step toward bringing criminal proceedings against high ranking officials in the Bush administration for the use of illegal use of … Continue reading

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Is Obama Backpedaling on Closing GITMO?

Monday, January 12, 2009 With just 8 days until President-elect Barack Obama is sworn in as America’s 44th president, and the road to this historic day already littered with a series of alarming missteps (Hillary Clinton, Robert Gates, Rick Warren … Continue reading

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