Guantanamo

9/11 Mastermind

Why KSM May Never Be Tried 

KSM’s arraignment bogged down over his treatment and the judge’s ‘process’—suggesting proceedings may never advance to an actual trial, says Terry McDermott.

A Fate Worse Than Gitmo

As funding struggles delay Obama's bid to close the Guantanamo Bay prison, his decision to transfer detainees to a super-max prison in Illinois will mean a fresh kind of torture for inmates.

The Crimes of Guantánamo

Karen Greenberg, author of a provocative new book on the abuses at Guantánamo, talks about how Bush attorneys ignored the Geneva Conventions—and why Obama shouldn’t prosecute them.