Robert Inchausti on Gitmo and Presidential Discourse

Inchausti, Robert
January 2009
Tikkun;Jan/Feb2009, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p62
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.


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