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Guantánamo Bay

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Guantánamo Bay
February 5, 2020

Listen to episode 1 of RadioLab’s The Other Latif

Radiolab’s Latif Nasser always believed his name was unique, singular, completely his own. Until one…
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Guantánamo Bay
November 5, 2018

What good is America’s constitution if Guantanamo Bay still exists?

On a human level, it is a place of misery and despair. And on a…
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Guantánamo Bay
August 19, 2018

7 things you didn’t know about Guantánamo Bay

Since 2002, Guantánamo Bay has held a total of 780 prisoners. In this time it…
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Guantánamo Bay
July 11, 2018

Guantánamo prisoners challenge indefinite detention

Today, lawyers representing eight long-term detainees at Guantánamo Bay argued in federal court that the…
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Guantánamo Bay
June 15, 2018

A terrible milestone, and a day of celebration.

Today marks 6000 days since Guantánamo Bay first opened its gates - 6000 days of…
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Guantánamo Bay
May 10, 2018

Gina Haspel has raised her right hand and forsworn torture – that is not enough

Haspel has now raised her right hand and forsworn torture, just as George Bush insisted…
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Guantánamo Bay
May 3, 2018

BREAKING: Trump transfers first detainee out of Guantánamo

The Trump administration has transferred a Guantánamo Bay detainee, Ahmed Muhammed Haza al-Darbi, to Saudi Arabia. This…
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Guantánamo Bay
April 27, 2018

My client is held indefinitely in Guantánamo – we have simply failed to let him go

Today will pass like any other day for a man in an isolated prison more…
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