Tag Archive: Victoria Brittain

Law and Disorder Radio – Compassionate Release Petition for Lynne Stewart – Theresa Shoatz on Maroon the Implacable: The Collected Writings of Russell Maroon Shoatz – Victoria Brittain on Shadow Lives: How the War on Terror in England Became a War on Women and Children – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

  Please Sign Petition to Help Lynne Stewart Long time literary agent Francis Goldin has for years visited inmates on Death Row. She’s recently returned from visiting Lynne Stewart in the Carswell Medical Facility in Texas. She joins hosts to…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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Guantanamo Remembered: 10 Years – CagePrisoners, Reprieve, IHRC Event – Video

On the tenth anniversary of Guantanamo Bay’s opening, CagePrisoners, Reprieve and the Islamic Human Rights Commission, co-hosted an event in order to reflect on the impact of a decade on the lives of those in Guantanamo and their families.

Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Guantanamo Remembered: 10 Years – Chat with Panel – UK – Video

Moazzam Begg (CagePrisoners), Clive Stafford Smith (Reprieve), Sami Al-Haji (Aljazeera), Michael Ratner (Center for Constitutional Rights), Massoud Shadjareh (IHRC) talk openly about their experiences, why Guantanamo is still open and the need & effective measures to help close it, at…
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British Human Rights Lawyer Gareth Peirce and “Enemy Combatant” Co-Author Victoria Brittain Blast U.S.-Run Prison at Guantanamo Bay – Democracy Now Transcript

As we focus on the case of former Guantanamo Bay detainee Moazzam Begg, we speak with Victoria Brittain, co-author of his book, “Enemy Combatant: A British Muslim’s Journey to Guantanamo and Back” and leading British human rights lawyer, Gareth Peirce…
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British Human Rights Lawyer Gareth Peirce and “Enemy Combatant” Co-Author Victoria Brittain Blast U.S.-Run Prison at Guantanamo Bay – Democracy Now Video

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Attorney: Former Detainees Have Repeatedly Accused U.S. of Desecrating Koran at Guantanamo – Democracy Now Transcript

In August 2003, 23 Yemeni detainees reportedly tried to commit mass suicide after a guard stomped on the Koran. In addition, the Bahrain Centre for Human Rights reported former detainees said they saw the Koran being thrown into the toilets….
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Attorney: Former Detainees Have Repeatedly Accused U.S. of Desecrating Koran at Guantanamo – Democracy Now Video

In August 2003, 23 Yemeni detainees reportedly tried to commit mass suicide after a guard stomped on the Koran. In addition, the Bahrain Centre for Human Rights reported former detainees said they saw the Koran being thrown into the toilets….
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