A A
RSS

Tag Archive | "torture"

Canada’s Justice Department Reviews Torture Opponents’ Request to Bar Dick Cheney or Prosecute Him

Sunday, October 27, 2013

0 Comments

Canada’s Justice Department Reviews Torture Opponents’ Request to Bar Dick Cheney or Prosecute Him Former U.S. Vice President Richard (Dick) Cheney is scheduled to speak at the Toronto Global Forum, October 31, 2013, at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. The event is hosted by the International Economic Forum of the Americas. A letter was sent [...]

Dick Cheney & Torture Team Laugh It Off!

Saturday, October 12, 2013

0 Comments

Dick Cheney & Torture Team Laugh It Off! “They’re wrong. Waterboarding is torture,” Obama said. “Anybody who has actually read about and understands the practice of waterboarding would say that that is torture. And that’s not something we do — period.” –Laura MacInnis, Reuters In March 2008, hundreds gathered in Washington DC for the Winter [...]

Hungry for justice: an interview with CloseGitmo hunger striker Cynthia Papermaster

Monday, October 7, 2013

0 Comments

by Janet Weil Cynthia Papermaster, a retired law librarian, has been a stalwart SF Bay Area organizer and local group coordinator (Golden Gate local) for nearly a decade. In June 2013, she escalated her years-long opposition to the horrors of indefinite detention and torture in Guantanamo Bay (Gitmo), taking on a hunger strike in solidarity [...]

My Confrontation with Dick Cheney today

Tuesday, November 8, 2011

3 Comments

This Week In Accountability, August 13, 2011

Saturday, August 13, 2011

0 Comments

This Week In Accountability, August 13, 2011 Human Rights Watch released a report stating that Bush and Cheney should be prosecuted for crimes of torture and indicated that President Obama has violated the law for not moving forward in prosecution. Watch the Real News Network interview with Michael Ratner, President at the Center for Constitutional [...]

This Week in Accountability, August 7, 2011

Sunday, August 7, 2011

1 Comment

This Week in Accountability, August 7, 2011 While speaking at the Aspen Security Forum, the former Director of National Intelligence Dennis Blair called for an end to U.S. drone strikes. He also mentioned that the U.S. over spends billions on security and intelligence. Blair was confirmed in early January 2009 as Director of National Intelligence [...]

Latest Flickr photos
12WaysToOccupyHolidays_300Jodie Evans Los Angeles CODEPINK Free Bradley Manning Solidarity RallyCodepink Free Bradley Manning BannerBradley Manning Solidarity Rally July 30Bradley Manning Rally July 30 photo2Bradley Manning Rally July 27 codepink group photoCODEPINK Creative Banner Hang "Free Brad LGBTQ Hero" - San Francisco by Steve RhodesCODEPINK Creative Banner Hang "Free Brad LGBTQ Hero" - San FranciscoCODEPINK Creative Banner Hang "Free Brad LGBTQ Hero" - San Francisco by Steve Rhodes

Lifestream