force feeding

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"He is starting to communicate and I am happy that medically he is on the right path."
Politics
Rather than dealing with the problems raised by a policy of massive preventive detentions, force-feeding adds insult to injury: it violates basic human rights simply to allow other human rights violations to persist without struggle or social outcry.
Politics
"Video editors do that all the time," he said. "There's software that does it." "This whole thing is a ploy to delay and
Videos
A federal judge wants to speed up the release of classified footage showing the force feeding of Guantanamo Bay detainees. Cori Crider, attorney with U.K.-based organization Reprieve, joins to discuss.
Parenting
It was Cultural Heritage Day at my son's school and for lunch, parents brought in food from their nationality. As one boy sat down to his plate of unfamiliar food, he started to cry. I went up to him to see if he was OK and he said: "I don't like this food."
Parenting
I couldn't shake the feeling that my daughter's picky eating was the result of something I did. Was I a good enough cook? Was I making the food "fun" enough? Was "I" enough?
Politics
Transparency is a core component of JTF-GTMO's mission, a repeated pledge of the Obama administration, and a pillar of our democracy. The courts should force the military to live up to it.
Parenting
Ever wonder why vegetable intake is notoriously low despite the constant news reports and advice about how much we should be eating them? Why do so many people say they don't have time to eat vegetables?
Politics
Force-feeding started at Guantanamo in response to fear that self-starving captives would stir anti-American ire. It would be ironic were this response itself to rouse worldwide outrage, making allies less likely to collaborate with us and stiffening our enemies' resolve.
Politics
In court, lawyers for the government and the detainee sometimes seem to be discussing completely different situations. They
Politics
WASHINGTON -- Sixteen news organizations filed a motion with a federal court in Washington on Friday seeking access to videos
Videos
Alka Pradhan, Counterterrorism Council at Reprieve US, talks with Alyona about the disturbing tapes she received where her client was being force-fed.
Politics
At a hearing in a federal courtroom in Washington, U.S. District Judge Gladys Kessler said she was trying to expedite the
Politics
Absence of a concerted international will to press Israel to stop its undemocratic acts should not alter the view of its
Parenting
Kids are learning about food in the same way that they learn to read and write. But as a society, we don't always look at kids eating this way. And as parents, we often forget that kids are not little adults when it comes to food.
Politics
In the year since this latest promise, only 12 men have been released. Some 154 prisoners remain, half of whom were unanimously cleared years ago by high-level government officials.
Impact
Hiding problems never solves them. Transparency about past and present abuses is necessary to address victims' needs and prevent such acts from happening again.
Politics
Eisenberg, meanwhile, said the unique circumstances in Guantanamo made it difficult for him to disprove the claim that the
Politics
WASHINGTON -- Military officials at the Guantanamo Bay prison camp announced on Monday that they would stop automatically