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In Photos: New Yorkers Flood JFK Airport in Massive Outcry Over Muslim Ban

"If you come for one of us, you come for all of us."
Michelle Leung
1.29.17
Breaking News

Mos Def, Wokest Human Alive, Was Arrested in South Africa for Using a "World Passport"

Bless you, Mos Def.
John Hill
1.15.16
News

Riots Erupt at an Australian Detention Center Over a Refugee's Death

Guards at the Christmas Island detention center have reportedly abandoned their posts as a fire burns and detainees tear down fences.
Wendy Syfret
11.9.15
Stuff

We Asked a Refugee About His Life on Manus Island

Detainees who are granted refugee status are now living in temporary housing, where they're able to look for work. An Iranian man named Reza Mollagholipour explains how this is going.
Edward Richards
9.4.15
News

Does the Government Have a Detaining Refugees at Sea Without Telling Us Problem?

For the second time in under a year, Australia has secretly held a group of refugees at sea before sending them back where they came from.
Paul Gregoire
5.29.15
News

British and American Immigrant Detainees Are Going on Hunger Strikes for the Same Rights

A culture of criminalization increasingly shapes migrant life on both sides of the Atlantic.
Aviva Stahl
3.24.15
The Banned Books of Guantánamo

Banned Books of Guantánamo: 'An American Slave' by Frederick Douglass

Douglass has been embraced by America, but not the bosses at Gitmo.
Paul Gilroy
11.14.14
behind the bars: guantanamo bay

From the Gitmo Cookbook: Biryani at Tayyab's East London Curry House

The Guantánamo detainee Ahmed Rabbani's favorite dish is a Tower of Babel made of food, a multi-story parking garage starring rice.
Oscar Rickett
11.14.14
The Banned Books of Guantánamo

Banned Books of Guantánamo: 'Blair's Wars' by John Kampfner

The author on why his book exposing Tony Blair and George W. Bush is banned in Guantánamo.
John Kampfner
11.14.14
behind the bars: guantanamo bay

Younous Chekkouri: My Road to Guantánamo

I guess my tragedy starts from that first day when I was captured by bounty hunters.
Younous Chekkouri
11.13.14
The Banned Books of Guantánamo

Banned Books of Guantánamo: 'Cruel Britannia: A Secret History of Torture' by Ian Cobain

Ian Cobain totally gets why his book is banned from Gitmo.
Ian Cobain
11.13.14
The Banned Books of Guantánamo

Banned Books of Guantánamo: 'The Merchant of Venice' by William Shakespeare

This banned book reflects the "legal nightmare" of Gitmo, argues Melvyn Bragg.
Melvyn Bragg
11.13.14
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