“Land of the free, and the home of the brave?” No, not when it comes to the various torture camps created and maintained by the U.S. army. Oh, and America also legalized torture and assassination of U.S. citizens. A civilized nation does not partake in torture and violence. So far, the U.S. has proven to be no better than the terrorist nations. In fact, this “War on Terror” could be called a total joke if it were not so dire and sad. This “fight against terrorists” has only evoked more terror, pain, and death on more innocent people.
It is so saddening to learn of the reality of America’s treatment of other human beings – guilty or not. In the case of Guatanamo Bay, most if not all of those detained (For years!) are not guilty in the least. They have not even been given the decency of a trial. This is not okay. This is a disgrace.
The New York Times is reporting that conditions at the United States Government’s Obama Torture Center at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba have deteriorated so far that the prisoners, in desperation, have resorted to going on a hunger strike to bring their plight to the world’s attention. The hunger strike, now in its sixth week, is an attempt by the prisoners in the world’s most notorious torture camp to force the US Government of Wall St. sock puppet Barack Obama to either hold trials immediately or release them immediately.
The hunger strike was precipitated when the US torture camp’s guards conducted searches of the cells for imaginary contraband – where would it come from?! – and proceeded to manhandle the prisoners’ Korans. 86 of the prisoners were supposedly “cleared” for release back in 2009 (!) only to have that hope viciously dashed by the Democratic Party uber-commandant of the torture camp Barack…
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