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Lt. Col. Barry Wingard: "They will just keep him detained forever"

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By GottaLaff My very conscientious, very diligent friend Lt. Col. Barry Wingard was interviewed by the Kuwait Times. Here are some excerpts to remind everyone what Fayiz al-Kandari is up against: According to Wingard, the US government has gathered new evidences against Al-Kandari that are allegedly classified. This means that the defense can only see […]

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Torture Watch: American Principle Is Power by Lt. Col. Barry Wingard

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By GottaLaff If you read my posts regularly, you're well acquainted with Lt. Barry Wingard. He represents Fayiz al-Kandari (see references at the end of this post), and several days ago, gave me a sneak peek at the op-ed below. Now I finally get to share, although the content is pretty upsetting. Torture is wrong. […]

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Judge: Gitmo force-feeding "violates international law" but she won't stop it: "Pres. Barack Obama can resolve the issue."

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I've written countless posts on the injustices and atrocities at Guantanamo Bay, specifically about one detainee (Fayiz Al-Kandari), and most recently about the horrific forced-feedings due to an ongoing hunger strike (please read Jason Leopold's piece here). As Melissa Harris-Perry noted, “While Congress continues to make it impossible to close Gitmo, human lives are hanging […]

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VIDEO: #Guantanamo Bay hunger strike force feeding protest #FreeFayiz

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Jacob Dean of Filter Free Radio is a longtime pal o' mine from various shows we have in common on the Radio Machine. He's a very young, very cool guy who knows a lot about a lot and speaks his mind. On Wednesday June 26, 2013 the United International Day in Support of Victims of […]

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