60-Second Expert: Guantanamo

Almost two years after President Obama promised to close Guantanamo, unnamed administration officials are predicting that the prison will remain open “for the foreseeable future.”

Getting it Wrong in Guantanamo

Getting it Wrong in Guantanamo

The government’s case was based largely on Omar Khadr’s own self-incriminating statements, even though he made them after being tortured.

Tortured Evidence

Tortured Evidence

He also pleads guilty for Hurricane Katrina, Haiti’s earthquake, and Mt. Pinatubo’s eruption.


Those who have much to fear from justice are rarely eager to see its purifying waters roll down.

A New Approach to Intelligence?

The Obama administration has yet to make substantive change in the way the United States does intelligence work.

The Other Guantanamo

While Gitmo gets most of the ink, the U.S. base on Diego Garcia quietly prepares for a role in staging a possible attack on Iran.

Yankees Head Home

The U.S. Military reconfigures its unpopular presence in Latin America.

Lessons from Protesting Guantnamo

Lessons from Protesting Guantnamo

Activist Bryan Farrell expected be put in jail for standing up for the rights of prisoners at Guantanamo. What he didn’t expect was 30 hours of imprisonment, the realization that this was nothing compared to those in Guantanamo, and the sense of solidarity with the 82 other activists who decided to stand up for human rights.

Foreign Policy Goes Local

The heart of the municipal foreign policy movement remains the opposition to the Iraq War.

Moran on Guantanamo

Rep. Jim Moran thinks that Guantanamo is a blot on the U.S. reputation and should be closed down. He talks with Michael Shank on the implications of closure.