GUANTANAMO: Close, don’t move, Guantanamo

from Witness Against Torture President Obama’s plan to close the prison at Guantanamo is finally here.  But it’s as useless as the Executive Order he signed almost eight years ago. Republican candidates and leaders have shoved the plan back in Obama’s face, repeating the big lie that the prison houses only “the worst of the … Continue reading GUANTANAMO: Close, don’t move, Guantanamo

TAKE ACTION: Tell President Obama to reject plans for a new nuclear cruise missile

from the All Souls Nuclear Disarmament Task Force The Air Force is pressing President Obama to request funding for a new nuclear cruise missile. That would be a terrible mistake: It is unnecessary: multiple redundancy is already built into the U.S. nuclear arsenal of submarines, bombers, and land-based missiles. The enormous cost (currently estimated at … Continue reading TAKE ACTION: Tell President Obama to reject plans for a new nuclear cruise missile