List/Grid Media Coverage of Guantanamo

September 11th Families Support the Reinforcement of Ban on Torture

  As family members of those killed on September 11th we have strong opinions regarding torture. The use of enhanced interrogation techniques, or torture by another name, was wrongly justified… Read more »

Our Letter To Obama-December 2014 re: Torture

December 8, 2014 Dear President Obama, September 11th Families for Peaceful Tomorrows decries the use of torture for any purpose. We are family members who have been waiting for over… Read more »

PT’s Letter to the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence

February 24, 2014 Dear Chair, Ranking Member, and Members of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence: We are writing to ask all of you to vote in favor of releasing… Read more »

The Fifth Anniversary of President Obama’s Guantanamo Closure Order

by JOHN BELLINGER Today is the fifth anniversary of President Obama’s executive order directing the closure of Guantanamo within one year. I welcomed the President’s order at the time, but… Read more »

Military Justice: Secrecy Shrouds Guantanamo Hearings

by Mathieu von Rohr in Guantanamo The biggest terrorism trial in American history has yet to begin, but many are already questioning whether it can approach fairness. Aggressive surveillance tactics,… Read more »

What Happens to Justice in a Perpetual War?

By John Knefel June 25, 2013 4:45 PM ET I. Emma Barker-Lasar is 19 years old. She attends community college in central New Jersey and works part-time for minimum wage at… Read more »

“…these five men in spite of who they are deserve the fairest, most transparent and honest trial…”

September 11th Families for Peaceful Tomorrows founding member, Rita Lasar, store is currently observing the pre-trial motions in Guantanamo and has shared her opinion with Miami Herald reporter, Carol Rosenberg:… Read more »

PT Statement Regarding Detainees at Guantanamo and the NDAA 2013

Statement of September 11th Families for Peaceful Tomorrows Regarding Detainees at Guantanamo and the NDAA 2013 As family members and loved ones of those killed on September 11th, we have… Read more »

Statement of September 11th Families for Peaceful Tomorrows to Secretary of Defense Panetta

Dear Secretary Panetta, September 11th Families for Peaceful Tomorrows respectfully requests that you telecast the legal proceedings at GB around the world broadly and without restriction. Khalid Sheikh Mohammad, along… Read more »

PT Statement regarding Pre-Trial Motions at Guantanamo, October 15-19, 2012

Statement from September 11th Families for Peaceful Tomorrows Regarding Pre-Trial Motions at Guantanamo, October 15-19, 2012 This week, pre-trial motions will be argued at Guantanamo Naval Base in the case… Read more »

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