Love to all who read this book, and see truth as the ultimate goal!
Fortunately, the Supreme Court and the U.S. Senate have stepped in to curb the worst abuses and to restore some sanity to our detention policies.
Even during the Korean War when the North Koreans treated American POWs barbarically, the U.S. upheld the Conventions.
I am a 56 year old 1L at the Univeristy of St. Thomas Law School in Minneapolis, MN. I became interested in the United States torture issue when I found out my 2nd semester Con Law... Read morePublished on February 28, 2010 by James R. Gould
Having gone through several books about Guantanamo in my studies on torture, this is definitely the most thoroughly researched and hard-hitting book I have read on the subject. Read morePublished on December 30, 2009 by Justin J. Norman
he is very good and correct the shipment. thank you very muchGuantanamo and the Abuse of Presidential PowerPublished on April 10, 2009 by Rene
If only we had had human rights lawyers preserving the rights of German, Italian, and Japanese prisoners of war. That would have advanced the war effort during WWII. Read morePublished on October 5, 2008 by Raymond A. Millen
This book made me sad. Because it is so well-written about subject matter that was beyond my belief, I have been shaken out of my idylls. Read morePublished on January 7, 2008 by Mr. Ronald Gene Nusswarren
The author was the lead counsel for Rasul and other detainees in the noted Supreme Court case of 2004, Rasul v. Bush. Read morePublished on October 22, 2007 by K.S.Ziegler
This book deserves a much wider audience. No matter how bad you think things are in Guantanamo, this book makes clear that the reality is ten times worse. Read morePublished on August 28, 2007 by Lawprof
One of the few books I've read about any controversial topic that resists the temptation to start name-calling, insult-slinging and obvious political agendas.
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Robert McNamara noted (about WWII), "LeMay said if we lost the war that we would have all been prosecuted as war criminals. And I think he's right. He... and I'd say I... Read morePublished on January 4, 2007 by Anthony M. Zipple