TITLE

Robert Inchausti on Gitmo and Presidential Discourse

AUTHOR(S)
Inchausti, Robert
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Tikkun;Jan/Feb2009, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p62
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a memorandum addressed to U.S. president elect Barack Obama concerning the issue of the prisoners in Gitmo, a U.S. detention center operated by Joint Task Force Guantánamo since 2001. The author suggests that Obama should send John McCain to close down Gitmo, and let him give a fiery, historical speech as to why Americans do not torture, and Obama should appear on televisions from time to time with real cultural figures, people like Richard Rodriguez and Cornel West.
ACCESSION #
36110735

 

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