President Obama says he wants to close our misbegotten gulag, but he has failed to do so. The national shame drags on.
Tuesday, May 21, 2013
Assistant federal defender Carlos Warner represents 11 detainees housed at Guantanamo Bay. Ten of the men he represents have joined a 3 month long peaceful hunger strike against their decade-long detention without trial or hope. He describes in detail what his clients are experiencing, the ugly mechanics of the force-feeding inmates are being subjected to.