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US Politics & Gov't

Follow Up on CIA Crimes
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: CIA, GOP Crimes, maddow, oversight, torture, video )

TomCat
- 382 days ago - politicsplus.org
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PETITION - Tell President Obama to Keep His Promise and Close Guantanamo NOW!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, guantanamo bay, torture, crimes against humanity, abuse, government, ethics )

David
- 440 days ago - credomobilize.com
Obama acknowledged last year that Guantánamo needs to close because in his words it's "inefficient," hurtful to our "international standing," and "should never have been opened" in the first place. -- Please sign petition to help secure justice at last.
FBI Nominee: Waterboarding During Bush Administration Was Illegal Torture (TEXT and VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: FBI, James Comey, Bush administration, ethics, water boarding, torture, crime, politics, government )

Carrie
- 628 days ago - rawstory.com
During his testimony in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday morning, FBI director nominee James Comey said the use of waterboarding by the Bush administration was illegal.
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 )

Angelika
- 674 days ago - cbsnews.com
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."
Urge President Obama to Work With Congress to Declassify the Senate Torture Report. ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, torture, post 9/11, CIA, government, cover-up )

Nancy
- 682 days ago - actions.humanrightsfirst.org
Remember the Academy Award-winning film Zero Dark Thirty? Well, last week news broke that the CIA edited the film's script to make sure that it didn't portray the "enhanced interrogation" program in a way that would make the agency look bad.
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 )

Angelika
- 690 days ago - codepink.salsalabs.com
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.
Let George W. Bush Discuss His Legacy However He Likes... From the Hague
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, bush, bushadministration, cheney, congress, republicans, crimes against humanity, The Hague, torture, iraq, lies, terrorism, 9/11 )

Lynn
- 696 days ago - commondreams.org
George W. Bush presided over an international network of torture chambers ... launched a war of aggression that killed hundreds of thousands ... instead of the bloody details of his time in office being recounted at a war crimes tribunal...imperial privilege ...
Torture in Your Backyard - SIGN the Statement Against Solitary Confinement
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Torture, solitary confinement, US prisons, humanrights, violence, freedoms, crime, SCOTUS, abuse )

Angelika
- 778 days ago - nrcat.org
Torture. It's not just something that happened at Abu Ghraib or in secret prison sites tucked away in distant countries. It's happening now. It's happening in prisons on U.S. soil. Prolonged solitary confinement is torture in your backyard..
The Campaign Against John Brennan
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, appointments, CIA, presidential cabinet, ethics, freedoms, Govtfearmongering, media, military, obama, torture )

Kit
- 806 days ago - salon.com
It may have been slow in the making, but the campaign against John Brennan is starting in earnest today with two progressive groups coming out against President Obama's choice to head the Central Intelligence Agency.
Who Is Paul Bergrin?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bush, Rumfeld, Cheney, Iraq, Operation Iron Triangle, Torture, Paul Bergrin )

Nancy
- 1272 days ago - paulbergrin.org
"Besides the evidence I uncovered on Operation Iron Triangle, Objective Murray and the Rules of Engagement, to kill every military aged male upon contact, I was about to change the course of history (in a press conference) that I had affirmative proof.."
Our Dirty Laundry Left for Europe
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bush, Cheney, Democrats, GOP Crimes, Torture, World )

TomCat
- 1301 days ago - politicsplus.org
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Bush Regime Assisted Gaddafi
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bush, GOP Crimes, Torture )

TomCat
- 1303 days ago - politicsplus.org
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Judge Allows American to Sue Rumsfeld Over Torture
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: crime, republicans, war, politics, torture )

Jae
- 1333 days ago - news.yahoo.com
...worked as a translator for Marines collecting intelligence in Iraq, say he was preparing to come home to the United States on annual leave when he was abducted by the U.S. military and held without justification while his family knew nothing about his
I Apologize Action: Urge the U.S. Government to Apologize to Torture Survivor Maher Arar
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: torture, injustice, crime, congress, US apology )

Nancy
- 1378 days ago - takeaction.amnestyusa.org
Join Amnesty International, 9/11 Families for Peaceful Tomorrows, author Stephen King and former interrogator Matthew Alexander: Urge President Obama and Congress to apologize to Maher Arar and fulfill his right to remedy. It's the right thing to do.
 

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