Monday November 19th, 2012 informationliberation.com
The Banality of Evil: How the U.S. Government Killed an Innocent Man (Andy Worthington)
Now that the all-consuming and insanely expensive presidential election is over for another four years, Barack Obama's in-tray still contains Guantánamo, where, of the 166 men still held, 86 were cleared for release by the Guantánamo Review Task Force. Consisting of officials from the relevant government departments and the intelligence agencies, the Task Force analyzed the cases of all the remaining prisoners in 2009 and recommended them for trial, continued detention, or release.