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PETITION - Demand That President Obama Close Guantanamo NOW! - No More Excuses, No More Lies, Close Gitmo NOW!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: USA, Guantanamo Bay Prison, Indefinite Detention, Government, Obama, Ethics! )

- 407 days ago -
Obama must finally fulfill his never-ending promises to shut down the detention camps at Guantánamo and release all the prisoners he does not intend to try in a fair court. -- Congress has now made it easier for Obama to close Guantánamo IMMEDIATELY...
PETITION - Urge Your Senators to Support Closing Guantanamo
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, guantanamo bay, indefinite detention, no trial, no conviction, jail forever )

- 472 days ago -
I strongly support closing the detention facility at US Naval Station Guantanamo Bay. Indefinite detention and unfair trials violate human rights and do not make us safer. There is a far better alternative to Guantanamo: the criminal justice system here.
Obama Announces Steps Toward Guantanamo Closure
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Gitmo, Cuba, USA, Obama, hunger strikes, rights, torture, indefinite detention, closing commitment, protests, politics, health )

- 650 days ago -
In a comprehensive counterterrorism speech Thursday at Fort McNair in Washington, D.C., Mr. Obama said, "There is no justification beyond politics for Congress to prevent us from closing a facility that should never have been opened."
Anonymous Takes Aim At Guantanamo, Vows To Close Prison Through Online Attacks
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Anonymous, Guantanamo Bay, hunger strike, indefinite detention, Prison )

- 665 days ago -
"We stand in solidarity with the Guantanamo hunger strikers. We will shut down Guantanamo," Anonymous vowed in a recent post online."
Michelle Obama: Tell Barack to Close Guantanamo Prison - ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Gitmo, Cuba, USA, Obama, hunger strikes, rights, torture, indefinite detention, suicides, protests, politics, health )

- 665 days ago -
This Mothers Day, help Om Abdurahman and the other mothers of GuantanAmo prisoners reunite with their sons by telling Michelle Obama to tell her husband to close Guantanamo Bay Prison immediately.
Jill Stein: Americans Are Being Thrown Under the Bus   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Jill Stein, election 2012, green party, Obama, Romney, endless war, indefinite detention, corporate campaign contributions, climate change inaction, voter apathy, people power, people vs corporations, grassroots agenda, video )

- 857 days ago -
"Bringing America's foreign wars to a close, taking corporate cash out of politics and stopping indefinite detention. All election promises, but not ones you'll find in the manifestos of President Obama or Mitt Romney. "
We Won! Tell Obama: Don't Appeal NDAA Court Ruling ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: NDAA, Obama, indefinite detention, government, freedoms, constitution )

- 903 days ago -
A federal court in New York just ruled indefinite detention UNCONSTITUTIONAL and issued a permanent injunction against use of that law. It would have allowed the military to detain civilians -- even Americans -- indefinitely and without trial if they're
Federal Court Rules NDAA2012 Violates First and Fifth Amendment.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: United States, Federal Court, NDAA Enjoined, Bill of Rights, First Amendment, Fifth Amendment, Indefinite detention )

- 1022 days ago -
May 17, 2012 "Salon' -- A federal district judge today, the newly-appointed Katherine Forrest of the Southern District of New York, issued an amazing ruling: one which preliminarily enjoins enforcement of ......
Bills Introduced in House to Repeal Indefinite Detention Provisions of NDAA
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, constitution, freedoms, politics, u.s., NDAA, Indefinite Detention )

- 1121 days ago -
Two bills have been introduced to amend the NDAA to make it clear that Americans cannot be detained indefinitely and denied their Constitutional Rights. HR 3676 has 54 co-sponsors and HR 3785 has 3.

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