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Trump’s Attorney General Pick Once Sent Thousands Of Haitians To Guantanamo...

AFRICANGLOBE - In the 1990s, William Barr, Donald Trump's pick for attorney general, oversaw a program that sent some 12,000 Haitian asylum seekers to Guantanamo Bay, effectively creating what one detractor called "the world's first HIV detention camp." After operating for about 18 months, the detention system was forcibly ended by a judge in 1993, but Barr defended the practice as recently as 2001.

Guantanamo Torturer Honed His Skills Torturing Black People In Chicago

AFRICANGLOBE - Whether under Republicans or Democrats, Bush or Obama, the state functions ever more openly as an instrument of violence and repression. One of the top interrogators at Guantanamo Bay had pioneered the methods he used at the torture camp working as a detective in Chicago.

Rapper Mos Def Forced Fed to Highlight American Torture at Guantanamo...

Rapper Mos Def appeared in a video launched yesterday demonstrating the standard operating procedure for force-feeding prisoners on hunger strike at Guantanamo Bay. The graphic video made by human rights charity Reprieve and Bafta-award winning director Asif Kapadia, the film shows U.S. actor and rapper experiencing the procedure.

Southern African States Aided Illegal CIA Renditions

AFRICANGLOBE - The shocking extent of the CIA's highly classified programme of secret detention and extraordinary rendition of terrorist suspects has finally been made laid bare by a remarkable report from the Open Society Justice Initiative (OSJI).