Outside the Law: Stories from Guantanamo

This film (which unfortunately clashes with our group meeting) will be screened by Amnesty at Goldsmith’s on Tuesday 11 February from 7pm in RHB137.

“Outside the Law: Stories from Guantánamo” is a documentary film, directed by Polly Nash and Andy Worthington, telling the story of Guantánamo (and including sections on extraordinary rendition and secret prisons) with a particular focus on how the Bush administration turned its back on domestic and international laws, how prisoners were rounded up in Afghanistan and Pakistan without adequate screening (and often for bounty payments), and why some of these men may have been in Afghanistan or Pakistan for reasons unconnected with militancy or terrorism (as missionaries or humanitarian aid workers, for example).

Full details on the film can be found on the Andy Worthington website

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