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3 hrs ago | 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.


Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Guantanamo Bay, US Military Prisons, Prison

8 hrs ago | 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.


Related Topix: Missouri, Jay Nixon, US Governors, US Military Prisons, Prison

Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Washington Post

U.S. releases two Yemenis from prison in Afghanistan

One of the two Yemenis freed from a U.S. military prison in Afghanistan and repatriated Tuesday had been diagnosed with leukemia, a U.S. military official said.


Related Topix: World News, Yemen, Middle East, US Military Prisons, Prison, Guantanamo Bay, US News, US Supreme Court, Cuba,

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.


Related Topix: US Military Prisons, Prison, World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Opinion

Times News


A History Channel documentary series titled "Ancients Behaving Badly" takes a modern look into some of history's most infamous rulers.


Related Topix: Ancients Behaving Badly, Entertainment, Television, Brea, CA, US Military Prisons, Prison

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.


Related Topix: US Military Prisons, Prison, Guantanamo Bay, US News, Liberal Political News


Cameron Bennett Joins The Marketing Bureau Ltd

Renowned New Zealand Journalist, Cameron Bennett is to join the team of Associates at Marketing Consulting firm, The Marketing Bureau Ltd., where he will participate in the ongoing development and implementation of their Media Skills and Crisis Communications Skills Training Programmes.


Related Topix: Oceania, New Zealand, World News, Journalism, US Military Prisons, Prison

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.


Related Topix: World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Asia, Afghanistan, Hamid Karzai, US Military Prisons, Prison

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.


Related Topix: US Military Prisons, Prison

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.


Related Topix: Guantanamo Bay, US Military Prisons, Prison, Case Western Reserve University, US Military, US Air Force, Bolling Air Force Base

Stars and Stripes

2 prisoners held in US military prison near Kabul turned over to Yemen

Two prisoners held at a U.S. military prison in Afghanistan were handed over to Yemen on Tuesday, Yemeni security officials said.


Related Topix: US Military Prisons, World News, Afghanistan, Prison, Asia

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.


Related Topix: US Military, US Military Prisons, Cuba, US Navy, World News, Prison, Newport, RI

The New Zealand Herald

US Navy pulls protesting nurse from Guantanamo

Military officials say a Navy nurse who refused to take part in feeding of hunger striking prisoners at Guantanamo has been recalled early from duty at the U.S. base in Cuba.


Related Topix: US Military, US Navy, US Military Prisons, Cuba, World News, Prison

American Reporter

MomentumDON'T Hold the Presses, Please

In May 2004, the New York Times , while claiming it was aggressive in pursuing stories about the Bush-Cheney Administration, slipped in an apology for acting more as the mouthpiece for politicians than as a watchdog for society.


Related Topix: George Bush, US Military Prisons, Prison, US Military, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, US Army

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.


Related Topix: US Military Prisons, Prison, George Bush, W., Terrorism, Dick Cheney

American Reporter

The WilliesWAS 'Swine Flu' an Attempt to Asassinate Obama?

DUMMERSTON, Vt. -- The way I heard the story, a chicken is eating lunch when an acorn falls on her head.


Related Topix: Dick Cheney, George Bush, W., Frank Caliendo, US News, US Military Prisons, Prison

Boston Herald

London-born rapper said to be James Foley's murderer

A London-born Muslim rapper - whose accused terrorist dad is jailed in the U.S. military prison at Guantanamo - is suspected of wielding the blade that killed New Hampshire reporter James Foley, several British newspapers reported.


Related Topix: Terrorism, US Military Prisons, Prison, Opinion

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Christian Science Monitor

Obama broke the law in Bergdahl release deal, GAO report says

President Obama speaks with Jani Bergdahl and Bob Bergdahl, the parents of Army Sgt.


Related Topix: US News, Dianne Feinstein, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Tom Coburn, Republican, US Military Prisons, Prison, World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Mitch McConnell

US News & World Report

James Foley Beheader May Land in Guantanamo, Experts Say

A still shot from a YouTube video released Aug. 19 shows an Islamic State militant brandishing a knife next to American journalist James Foley.


Related Topix: US Military Prisons, Cuba, World News, Prison


Selective Outrage over Ukraine POWs

Some of the original detainees jailed at the Guantanamo Bay prison, as put on display by the U.S. military.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, Prison, Guantanamo Bay, US Military Prisons,