Torture

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
A U.S. government review board said Friday that Abdul Rahman Shalabi, a prisoner who has been on a nine-year hunger strike at the U.S. base at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, has been cleared to return to his native Saudi Arabia. Shalabi, one of the first prisoners brought to Guantánamo in January 2002, was never charged with a crime. The government said he...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
In a report that covers everything from police violence to income inequality to...
Jon Queally, staff writer
Moath al-Alwi, who has been a prisoner of the U.S. government and detained at...

Further

Because no one has yet been held accountable for U.S. torture practices widely deemed "sadistic and terrifying," two open-government and FOIA activists are suing the CIA for its continued secrecy about its alleged secret surveillance of Senate lawmakers secretly investigating secret Bush-era torture. Welcome to the most transparent - and Kafkaesque - administration in history.