Category Archives: Torture and Other Government Programs

Google: why don’t I see the movie “Black Orpheus” in your suggested sites?

Google, you have rushed right past mediocre and on into evil. When I began to type black o nothing came up. I had to type in the EXACT WORDS Black Orpheus to get to a website with normal info. WHY? … Continue reading

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California Prisoners End Hunger Strike Against ‘Systemic State Sanctioned Torture’

‘Peaceful Protest of Resistance’ against solitary confinement to continue, they vow – Andrea Germanos, staff writer During the hunger strike, prison officials punished strike leaders with what the inmates called “more torturous conditions than in the [solitary housing units]. The Center for … Continue reading

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Alfermedi Cert Petition 11-10-2011

from Lawfareblog.com http://www.lawfareblog.com/2011/11/almerfedi-cert-petition/ By Ritika Singh (item 2 shifts the burden of proof from the government to the detainee. –ed.) Contains links to the oral argument summary, April 11, government’s reply brief, the petitioner’s brief, and the government’s opening brief.  … Continue reading

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Andy Worthington, author and filmmaker, on Guantanamo and Charly Gittings

http://www.andyworthington.co.uk/ RIP Charly Gittings: We’ve Just Lost One of the Good Guys I suggest going to Andy’s site and reading the entire article. ’m saddened to report that on the night of July 14, Charly Gittings, the most tenacious opponent … Continue reading

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Book Review: Challenging U.S. Human Rights Violations Since 911

Challenging U.S. Human Rights Violations Since 911 Edited by Ann Fagan GingerNY, Prometheus Books, 2005524 pages, $24 Order at the Meiklejohn Civil Liberties Institute website, www.mcli.org, or ask your bookseller to carry the book. Want to help your city report … Continue reading

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