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Kristen Stewart's Sexy Secret Talent Revealed
Kristen is more than just a skilled actress and a pretty face - she has lots of hidden talents that might surprise you! Luckily, Kristen's 'Camp X-Ray' co-star Lane Garrison has revealed one of her sexy secrets to HollywoodLife.com EXCLUSIVELY.
The Huffington Post
The General Who Opened Gitmo Says It Should Be Shut Down
The U.S. general who opened the Guantanamo detention camp said Thursday it was a mistake and should be shut down because "it validates every negative perception of the United States."
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Asymmetrical Public Relations
A media blackout on detailing the exact number of prisoners on hunger strike at Guantanamo Bay has been put in place because the protest was too successful at generating media attention, a public affairs official has told Al Jazeera.
Stars and Stripes
Half of Guantanamo prisoners could be transferred under defense bill
Half the 162 detainees currently held at the military prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, could be released to a third country under a bill expected to pass Congress this month, a Senate Armed Services Committee source said Tuesday.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
US Military Retracts Comment About Guantanamo Guards With PTSD:...
A commander's statement to "60 Minutes" about the extent that Guantanamo Bay prison guards are suffering from PTSD proved to be unsupported.
Federal court declines to intervene in fight over treatment of obese Guantanamo prisoner
A federal court has declined to get involved in a dispute over medical care for an obese prisoner in declining health at the Guantanamo Bay detention centre.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Senate deal could lead to Guantanamo Bay closure
Two congressional committees have agreed to make it easier for the Pentagon to transfer Guantanamo Bay prisoners to their home countries, surpassing a major hurdle in the Obama administration's ability to close the facility.
Judges question need for Gitmo genital searches
"That's rather provocative and offensive, isn't it?" Judge Thomas Griffith asked a government lawyer at a hearing of a three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit.
US accountability for post-9/11 human rights abuses
December is Human Rights month and the 10th of December is Human Rights Day. What better time for President Obama to fulfill his promise of actually closing Guantanamo Bay and to initiate an investigation of violations of human rights by the US government post-9/11? The UN Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment ... (more)
Catherine A. Traywick: Gitmo troops get a car show while inmates sweat in boxes
Guantanamo Bay’s reputation as the dark heart of America’s war on terror tends to overshadow its more banal role as a naval base – filled with troops, their families and, to a lesser extent, their pretty, pretty cars.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
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 .
Fire Dog Lake
"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)