Archive for June 17th, 2013

GITMO PRISONER LIST REVEALED: FOIA suit reveals Guantánamo’s ‘indefinite detainees’
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GITMO PRISONER LIST REVEALED: FOIA suit reveals Guantánamo’s ‘indefinite detainees’

The Obama administration lifted a veil of secrecy surrounding the status of the detainees at Guantánamo, for the first time publicly naming the four dozen captives it defined as indefinite detainees — men too dangerous to transfer but who cannot be tried in a court of law. The names had been a closely guarded secret since […]

‘Sesame Street’ creates first Muppet to have a parent in jail
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‘Sesame Street’ creates first Muppet to have a parent in jail

The demography of the US prison population is an atrocity, and there are many statistics that illustrate the fact. For example, the Bureau of Justice Statistics states that there were about 2,100,000 inmates incarcerated, in 2009, 840,000 of which were black (non-hispanic) men. 70% of prisoners in the United States are non-whites. In recent decades the […]

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Everything You Need to Know About US Internment Camps (Video and PDF)
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Everything You Need to Know About US Internment Camps (Video and PDF)

Remember once upon a time, before MSNBC was the US version of Iran’s PressTV, when Rachel Maddow spoke out honestly against the President’s disturbing justification for illegal imprisonment of US citizens without charges, in prison camps on US soil? For whatever reason, you simply will not hear that sort of basic, commonsense critical thinking on […]

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