The case of Adnan Latif should compel us to confront honestly the human toll of the Guantánamo prison—now approaching its 12th year in operation.
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As many as 130 detainees at Guantanamo are currently on hunger strike.
The U.S. Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution held its first hearing on the Obama administration's policy on drones. Senators from both parties agreed on the need for a more transparent policy.
New bipartisan report finds that the U.S. did indeed engage in conduct that is clearly torture and that the ultimate responsibility for the torture rests with the nation’s most senior officials.
A spirited debate on the Obama administration’s record so far in the War on Terror and the role of human rights groups in curbing the worst abuses. Moderated by Charlie Savage of the New York Times.
Voices from the left, right, and center are speaking out at the U.S. Supreme Court against a law limiting free speech.
Open Society Fellow Jameel Jaffer discusses the US government’s broad and largely secret campaign of surveillance in the name of national security.