The Pacific Northwest's purveyors of surf music reverb drenched feather brained punk rock fun, Guantanamo Baywatch, recently released their 4th album Desert Center. As usual, the album is a party. Maybe even a TV party. A TV party that involves nudie flicks on VHS...and they're all hopped up about it. What are you listening to tonight?
The military trial for five men accused of plotting the 9/11 terror attacks that killed thousands of Americans continues to be stalled at the Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, prison with no trial date in sight.
Thirteen years after Mourad left Guantanamo and returned to his native France, a shadow of suspicion still follows him.
On the sixteenth anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, Amy Davidson Sorkin writes about delayed trials at Guantánamo Bay.
The other day, the LA Times was wringing their hands about the Guantanamo Naval Base in Cuba and it’s residents, most specifically, the terrorist detainees warehoused there, since Hurricane Irma was headed in that direction. The Pentagon decided that the 5000 folks there should shelter in place rather than evacuate. A special prison at the […]
Nearly 16 inches of rain fell in Guantanamo, the easternmost province, according to Cuba's top weatherman Jose Rubiera
With Irma aimed at the Caribbean, the Pentagon scrambled a neurosurgery team to Guantanamo to operate on an alleged war criminal.
To read Witnesses of the Unseen: Seven Years in Guantanamo is to run your mind along the contours of hell. The next step
The secretive military prison houses 41 inmates, including the alleged plotters of 9/11.
Former Guantanamo detainee Moazzam Begg chronicles tensions between the West and Islam through his own experience.
When you file a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request, you should be prepared to wait. There’s nothing efficient about the system enacted in 1966. And when you’re requesting a detailed breakdown of the video games housed in Guantanamo Bay’s library, you should be prepared to wait a little longer. Show More Summary
The U.S. Navy has decided not to evacuate family members and other non-essential staff from its remote outpost at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, concluding that the more than 5,000 residents can … Click to Continue »
Tillerson also wants to remove an envoy for the closure of Guantanamo Bay.
In a just unsealed document, the Pentagon prosecutor of the Sept. 11 mass murder case is asking the military judge to set a series of deadlines for court filings and … Click to Continue »
Behind the scenes, the U.S. military is planning for nearly a half-billion dollars in new construction during the Trump administration, including a Navy request to build a $250 million, five-bed … Click to Continue »
Under John F. Kelly, the White House chief of staff, who once oversaw the prison in Cuba, the Trump administration is debating a potential executive order on detainees.
The war-on-terror prison’s oldest captive, a former Pakistani businessmen, turned 70 Thursday. Like President Trump, he once lived in Queens. Forever prisoner Saifullah Paracha was captured in Thailand in July … Click to Continue »
The U.S. is investigating Amnesty International allegations of torture at a Cameroon base where U.S. forces support ops against Boko Haram. Are the Americans complicit?
The band moves beyond surf. by Ryan J. Prado I f Guantanamo Baywatch's blistering surf instrumentals and seething punk sermons ever seemed rooted in place, the Portland band weren't too concerned with sticking to one on their new record, Desert Center. That's because all three members now live in different cities. Show More Summary