The highly contraversial and now defunct control order regime has been replaced by Terrorism Prevention and Investigation Measures (TPims). But what are the effects of these measures on the individual and, what's the difference? Former control order detainee Kaleem Bullivant and veteran human rights camapginer Bruce Kent join Moazzam in the stuido to discuss.
In this episode Moazzam discusses America's increasing use of drones. Leading human rights lawyer and Director of Reprieve, Clive Stafford Smith, joins him in the studio.
This week Moazzam Begg speaks about the work of groundbreaking work of human rights organisation, Cageprisoners, and the challenges it faces. Executive Director of Cageprisoners, Asim Qureshi and Arnaud Mafille, a researcher at the organisation join Moazzam in the studio.
Through conversations with activists and former detainees; the film paints a picture of who Shaker Aamer is, the injustices he has endured and what his life has involved for the last decade.
Julian Assange of WikiLeaks interviews Asim Qureshi and Moazzam Begg about the work of Cageprisoners
In this episode, Moazzam Begg discusses the case of Fayiz al-Kandari, one of the last two Kuwaitis left at Guantanamo. Lt. Cmdr. Kevin Bogucki and Lt. Col. Barry Wingard, the military defense lawyers for Fayiz al-Kandari, join Moazzam in the studio.
IT’S OFFICIAL - George W Bush is a war criminal. And the harrowing evidence given in person by ex-Guantanamo detainee Moazzam Begg, helped a panel of five judges reach their historic verdict.
This week, former Guantanamo prisoners Bisher al-Rawi and Omar Deghayes join Moazzam to discuss the case of Shaker Aamer, Guantanamo's last British resident
"The rooms were filled with corpses of brothers, their blood, excrement and waste. The water began to slowly rise and we had nowhere to escape. Anyone injured who could not stand up just drowned, right in front of us."
On Tuesday January 24, at 7 pm, there will be a special screening of the acclaimed documentary film “Outside the Law: Stories from Guantánamo” (co-directed by Polly Nash and Andy Worthington) at the European Parliament in Brussels.
Join former Guantanamo prisoners from around the world, and family members of those still incarcerated, on the tenth anniversary since the opening of the world's most notorious prison
“No parent should have to bury their child.” That was the first thought that crossed my mind when I met Talal al-Zaharani - father of one of the young men who died in Guantanamo in 2006 - last week in Oslo at the screening of the film Death in Guantanamo by Norwegian filmmaker Erling Borgen.
Moazzam Begg on his attempted visit to Canada and subsequent denial of entry by the Canadian Government due to being a former Guantanamo prisoner
Former Guantanamo prisoners, lawyers and family members will be in Oslo to discuss the effects of the US prison camp on those released and the men still being held there without charge or trial.
Join Moazzam Begg, Ustadh Uthman Lateef, Yvonne Ridley and former US rendition survivor, Aboul El Kassim Britel, for an inspiring evening of discussions (followed by dinner) on the plight of Moroccan prisoners and the 'Arab Spring'.
منع معتقل سابق في غوانتانامو اطلق سراحه عام 2005 من دون توجيه أي تهمة بحقه من دخول طائرة تابعة للخطوط الجوية الكندية الجمعة في لندن، كما أفاد السبت محاميه دنيس ادني
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