On 07 June 2013 Johina Aamer received a response to the letter she sent to PM David Cameron on 19 April 2013, asking for the reasons why her father remains at Guantanamo Bay.
Obama "deeply humbled" on a visit to Mandela's prison cell in Robben Island while unashamedly keeping 166 detained without trial for 11 years
Tariq Ramadan speaks to Moazzam Begg about the Guantanamo hunger strikers and if Muslims are doing enough for them
اتهم نشطاء حقوقيون وصحفيون في اليمن إدارة الرئيس الأميركي باراك أوباما بالوقوف وراء سجن الصحفي المتخصص في شؤون الإرهاب عبد الإله حيدر شائع، وذلك بمناسبة مرور عام على اعتقاله
Andy Worthington on the shame and disappointment of the Obama administration's retreat from federal court trials for the 9/11 accused.
The announcement on 4 April 2011 by US Attorney General Eric Holder that the alleged 9/11 conspirators will face trial by military commissions at Guantanamo Bay hails the complete failure by the Obama administration to fulfil its promise to close the notorious prison camp.
Andy Worthington on President Obama's distressing decision to endorse indefinite detention at Guantanamo - and to revive military trials.
Andy Worthington reports on how President Obama and the US Congress have both failed the Guantanamo prisoners.
At this point, I didn't believe it was possible, but the Obama administration has just reached an all-new low in its abysmal civil liberties record. In response to asking a court to enjoin the President from assassinating his son, a U.S. citizen, without any due process, the administration late last night,, filed asking the court to dismiss the lawsuit without hearing the merits of the claims.
Andy Worthington analyzes the half-truths, omissions and mistaken policies revealed in the President's recent discussion of Guantanamo.
Nine years after 9/11, President Obama bears considerable responsibility for failing to close Guantanamo or holding accountable President Bush's torturers.
The story of Abdul Aziz Naji, forcibly repatriated from Guantanamo to Algeria last week - and calls for no further transfers.
Teaching Poetry to Prisoners – with Talha Ahsan’s Poetry Tutor Pat Winslow & Mike Marqusee
Response to the government report: "Tackling extremism in the UK"
Extradition and Guantanamos at home : Injustice & Talha Ahsan
Forgotten Women of the "war on terror"
More Syria-related police raids but no evidence of threat to UK
The prevent strategy: a cradle to grave police-state
Julian Assange: 'it's not just the Muslims'
CAGE releases new report on government counter-terorrism excesses
CAGE letter published in Evening Standard newspaper
Citizenship: a right or a privilege?
One after the other: Niqab, segregation and now the cartoon controversy