At Guantanamo, no way out for prisoners - or us
When President Obama first ran in 2008, he pledged to close Guantanamo, already an angry embarrassment making people around the world wonder which side of the war on terror the United States was actually on.
Kristen Stewart Looks Cute & Military Chic In New 'Camp X-Ray' Pic
No matter what Kristen wears, she always manages to look gorgeous and stylish - and now tough! In the latest pic from the set of her upcoming film 'Camp X-Ray,' the actress was all smiles posing next to co-star Tara Holt.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Sundance Lineup 2014 Includes 'The Double,' 'Locke,' 'Camp X-Ray'
The Sundance Film Festival released its 2014 lineup Wednesday, featuring 16 independent films that include "The Double," "Locke," and "Camp X-Ray," and actors including Laurence Fishburne, Elijah Wood, Jesse Eisenberg, Tom Hardy, and Tilda Swinton.
Where the Torture Never Stops
THE END OF CAPITALISM? - Rob Urie on the future of capitalism; James Kilgore on the strange politics of prisons in America; David Macaray digs into the history and influence of the US Chamber of Commerce; Louis Proyect surveys the films of Steven Soderberg; Lee Ballinger on political ballads; Jeffrey St. Clair recounts the history of eugenics in ... (more)
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Kristen Stewart's Mom Supports Her With Sweet Instagram Message
So cute! Kristen Stewart is finally moving in from her teen 'Twilight' days with some heavy-hitting dramas and indie flicks, and her mother couldn't be prouder.
Image released from Kristen Stewart's latest movie
Kristen Stewart has finally made the news for something that does not relate to her relationship with Robert Pattinson .
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"My America Don't Stand For This": Esperanza Spalding's New Song, Video, Takes on Gitmo
If you're not familiar with the Grammy award winning multi-instrumentalist then allow me to help make your Wednesday .
Amnesty group 'adopts' UK's last Guantanamo prisoner
Waltham Forest Amnesty International members Wendy Wood, Inge Wolf, Alison Caldow, Ulrike Schmidt and Hannah Slater at the Rose and Crown this week.
US sends 2 Guantanamo prisoners back to Algeria about 1 hour
Two men who have been held without charge at the Guantanamo Bay for more than a decade have been sent back to their native Algeria as part of a renewed effort to gradually close the prison, U.S. officials said Thursday.
US sends 2 Guantanamo prisoners back to Algeria
Creative industries led by Hollywood account for about $504 billion, or at least 3.2 percent of U.S. goods and services, the government said in its first official measure of how the arts and culture affect the... Creative industries led by Hollywood account for about $504 billion, or at least 3.2 percent of U.S. goods and services, the government ... (more)
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Competition Films Announced for 2014 Sundance Film Festival
The Sundance Institute today announced the 56 films that will be playing in competition at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival, the 30th Anniversary of the annual Park City film celebration that will end up with 117 films total, all to be announced in the next few days.
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Sundance reveals 2014 dramatic film...
This photo provided by the Sundance Institute shows Kristen Stewart in a scene from the film, "Camp X-Ray."
Sundance 2014: First Images from Camp X-Ray, Cold in July, God's Pocket, and Happy Christmas
The 2014 Sundance Film Festival just announced the films that will be screening in the U.S. Dramatic Competition.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Proposed changes to Omar Khadr civil suit a 'polemic,' government argues
Former Guantanamo Bay prisoner Omar Khadr should not be allowed to "radically expand" his multimillion-dollar claim against Canada on the grounds that it is vexatious and stands no chance of success, the federal government argues in new court filings.
Gitmo detainees sue Poland over CIA rendition
Two men currently detained at Guantanamo Bay are taking Poland to the European Court of Human Rights over their extraordinary rendition by the CIA in a Polish black site.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Source: CIA recruited Gitmo prisoners as double agents
The initial reporting on this came from the Associated Press general Mac and -- They say they had a dozen current or former.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Two Guantanamo prisoners refuse release to Algeria
WASHINGTON: Two Algerian detainees at Guantanamo Bay are fighting efforts by US President Barack Obama's administration to transfer them to their homeland, fearing abuse, a lawyer said Friday.
CIA's Gitmo double agents are "enemies in their own countries", have nowhere to return
'Double agents' that the CIA allegedly hired from among the ranks of Guantanamo inmates would not be able to return to their home countries without deep suspicion being cast on them, former Pentagon Security Analyst Michael Maloof told RT.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Latest Gitmo Snag: Prisoners Don't Want to Leave
The Obama administration's effort to close the Guantanamo Bay prison has hit a snag: detainees who don't want to be repatriated.