Scott Horton Interviews Andy Worthington

Scott Horton, December 07, 2010

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Andy Worthington, author of The Guantanamo Files, discusses the WikiLeaks-revealed US negotiations to offload Guantanamo inmates scheduled for release; why resettling wrongfully-imprisoned Guantanamo detainees in the US remains politically impossible; how Obama can’t – or won’t – stand up to Republicans who won’t countenance the possibility of closing Gitmo and holding terrorism trials in federal courts; and the large portion of Americans subscribing to Sarah Palin’s fact-free worldview.

MP3 here. (18:18)

Andy Worthington writes for Counterpunch, the Future of Freedom Foundation and He is the author of The Guantanamo Files and writes an eponymous blog. His documentary movie Outside the Law: Stories From Guantanamo is available on DVD.

2 Responses to “Andy Worthington”

  1. [...] the 21st time — with the irrepressible Scott Horton for his show on Antiwar Radio, which is available here. Over the course of 18 minutes, we discussed why my contentiously entitled article, The Irrelevance [...]

  2. Thanks for being there Mr. Worthington…!!! It was discussed that Pres. "0" [a donut, not an "O"] acted and spoke in Chaneyesque like manner… you never explained WHY..??WHY..??WHY..??
    TELL us why you think it happened, happens…..?????? Why has Obama become Chaney..??

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