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Slow Death at Guantánamo: Why Torture and Open-Ended Arbitrary Detention Are Such Bad Ideas

An undated photograph of a prisoner at Guantánamo being escorted by guards (Photograph: Chris Hondros / Getty Pictures). Please help my work as a reader-funded...

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It’s Eight Years Since WikiLeaks Released the Hugely Important Guantánamo Files, Leaked by Chelsea Manning, On Which I Worked as a Media Partner

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The weird cult of Greta Thunberg: she’s not the Green Messiah

The actions of these following the latest trend in political activism have been disrupting the nation’s capital, and yesterday its unlikely spokesperson and...

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Defend Julian Assange and WikiLeaks: Press Freedom Depends On It

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The Country Mouse and the City Mouse: A Brief History of American Identity, 1790-Present

by Akim Reinhardt As quickly as 13 states ratified the US Structure in 1790, the new federal authorities carried out a census. Its charts surprisingly revealed...