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Attack Syria? Not in Our Son’s Name!

September 11, 2013 To the Editor: Why is our government arguing so forcefully to use cruise missiles against Syria? And why now, as the anniversary of the attacks killing nearly… 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 »

I Am Haunted By the Other Gitmo. The One I Did Not See.

I just returned from a prison where only the detainees, a judge, prosecutors, defense lawyers, witnesses, a lottery selected press pool, a lottery selected group of NGOs, and 5 lottery… 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, is currently observing the pre-trial motions in Guantanamo and has shared her opinion with Miami Herald reporter, Carol Rosenberg: http://www.miamiherald.com/2013/06/16/3455042/prosecutor-court-ruling-cuts.html

Letter to the Editor at The Boston Globe

Dear Editor, After the horrendous Boston Marathon tragedy it is necessary to challenge the rising atmosphere of hatred and intolerance. It is critical that voices of moderation are heard. While… Read more »

Jo Berry Speaks at TEDxExeter

Move to Shutter Guantanamo Now

I had been hoping to hear from President Obama about the hunger strikes at Guantanamo Bay, which Friday reach their 100-day mark, and the barbaric forced feedings at the detention facility. So… Read more »

Our Condolences to the Boston Marathon Victims and Survivors

April 21, 2013 Members of September 11th Families for Peaceful Tomorrows send our deepest condolences to the families of those killed and our sincerest hopes for healing to all those… Read more »

From Baghdad to Boston, We Reject Violence!

The Iraqi Civil Society Solidarity Initiative [ICSSI] and the Baghdad Marathon want to extend our condolences to the families of the victims of the explosions that took place at the… Read more »

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