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Run, Rob, Run

I once criticized Rob Simmons, then the Republican congressman for eastern Connecticut, for returning from a visit to the prison at Guantanamo Bay and praising the food there.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Daily Mail

Mom won't be charged in school confrontation

Pictured: Woman, 29, killed at Burning Man after she was run over by a bus filled with festival-goers in Nevada desert Joan Rivers, 81, is put in a medically induced coma after she stopped breathing during throat surgery as her daughter races to New York bedside Is this white clam pizza the best in America? Experts rank the top 101 pies to find the ... (more)

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The Washington Post

Militants use Guantanamoa s orange jumpsuit in another execution

In this video released Thursday, a Kurdish Iraqi persh merga soldier is shown in an orange jumpsuit before Islamic State militants executed him.

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Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, Prison, Guantanamo Bay, Terrorism

The Washington Post

Captives held by Islamic State were waterboarded

At least four hostages held in Syria by the Islamic State, including an American journalist who was recently executed by the group, were waterboarded in the early part of their captivity, according to people familiar with the treatment of the kidnapped Westerners.

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Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

Headline Inversion: The Consequences of a Jennifer Rubin Mindset on Terrorism

Washington Post neoconservative and big government cheerleader Jennifer Rubin published her latest bit of agitation for a renewed War in Iraq under the misleading headline: "The consequences of a radical mindset on jihadist terror."

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Related Topix: Terrorism, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison

Real Clear Politics

Terrorism as Theater

The beheading of American journalist James Foley by the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq was much more than an altogether gruesome and tragic affair: rather, it was a very sophisticated and professional film production deliberately punctuated with powerful symbols.

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Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Guantanamo Bay, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison

Foreign Policy

13 Years On, Will 9/11 Ever Go to Trial?

From spies in the defense team to secret kill switches in the courtroom, the list of government perversions of an already-broken trial system is making the quest for justice endless.

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Related Topix: Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Common Dreams

Shaker Aamer 'Beaten' in Latest Guantanamo Crackdown...

British resident Shaker Aamer has reportedly been beaten at Guantanamo Bay, in evidence of a new crackdown on prisoners protesting their detention without charge.

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Related Topix: Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison, Guantanamo Bay, US News, Liberal Political News

Farmington Daily Times

Editorial: Bringing Bergdahl home broke US law

The Obama administration broke the law. So concluded a report released last week by the nonpartisan Government Accountability Office that reviewed the highly controversial exchange in May of five Taliban leaders held at Guantanamo Bay for Army Sgt.

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Related Topix: Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison, World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Opinion

Jerusalem Post

With another yeshiva student arrested, haredi - draft dodgers' could soon number in hundreds

Another yeshiva student associated with a hardline haredi political splinter group has been arrested by military police for failing to report for military service, with experts estimating that the number of such haredi youths could be over 600 individuals.

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Related Topix: Prison, Israel, Middle East, World News

ConWebBlog

WND's Cashill Hides The Truth Of Activists' Fraudulent Liens

In his Aug. 20 WorldNetDaily column , Jack Cashill tries to besmirch Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon by recounting a story from his past: For Heather Johnson* and 14 other Missouri citizens, there is no forgetting and no forgiving.

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Related Topix: Missouri, Jay Nixon, US Governors, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison

The Baltimore Sun

U.S. moves prisoners from Afghan prison to Pakistan, Yemen

The United States has moved additional prisoners out of a small military prison in Afghanistan, bringing the number of people remaining at the U.S. detention center near the Afghan capital to under 30, the Pentagon said on Wednesday.

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Politico

U.S. sends two prisoners to Yemen from Afghanistan

The U.S. Government on Monday ended what appears to have been a four-year-long hiatus in the transfer of prisoners to Yemen, moving two men there from Afghanistan in what could be a precursor for releases of dozens of Yemenis held at Guantanamo Bay.

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Marine News

US Aircraft Carrier 'Ike' Leaves Drydock

The aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower has left dry dock and moved from Dry Dock 8 to pier 42/43 at Norfolk Naval Shipyard in Portsmouth, Va.

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Related Topix: USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN-69), Prison, US Military, US Navy, US News

International Business Times

British Cleric Accused of Urging James Foley Executioner; Predicted ISIS Will Fight in the West

The British cleric suspected of urging several ISIS recruits, including James Foley's executioner, has called Islamic State militants as "noble" and boldly predicted the West will soon be ruled by Shariah law.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

Former Chief Prosecutor Speaks On Policy Opposition

Davis, the former chief prosecutor for the Military Commissions of Guantanamo Bay and the keynote speaker during Tuesday afternoon's eighth annual International Humanitarian Law Dialogs, spoke on his objection of torture and waterboarding, specifically the government's use of evidence received through torture.

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The Baltimore Sun

Afghan president will not attend NATO summit next week: spokesman

President Hamid Karzai will not attend a key NATO summit next week because of his disagreements with Washington over Afghan security needs after most foreign troops leave his country at the end of 2014, his spokesman said on Tuesday.

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Related Topix: World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Asia, Afghanistan, Hamid Karzai, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison

ABC News

US Transfers 2 Yemenis Held in Bagram Prison

Yemeni security officials say that two prisoners held at a U.S. military prison in Afghanistan have been handed over to Yemen.

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ABC News

US Navy Pulls Protesting Nurse From Guantanamo

A Navy nurse who was the first, and apparently only, member of the medical staff at Guantanamo to refuse to take part in the feeding of hunger striking prisoners has had his assignment cut short at the U.S. base in Cuba, officials said Tuesday.

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American Reporter

MomentumTHE Obama Paradox

The former Vice President has sought out and been interviewed by more tv journalists and talk show hosts during the past month than during the eight years he was vice president.

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Related Topix: Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison, George Bush, W., Terrorism, Dick Cheney

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