On Monday, September 20, I will be delivering a talk in the Clason lecture series at Western New England School of Law, in Springfield, Massachusetts. The event will be at noon in the Commons of the Blake Law Center and is open to the public. My topic is “The Obama Administration and the War on Terror – Continuity or Change You Can Believe In?” I’ll be focusing on the resumption of the trials before the Military Commissions in Guantánamo, and particularly the decision to pursue the case of Omar Khadr. More information is available here.
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Six Questions — October 18, 2014, 8:00 pm
Nathaniel Raymond on CIA interrogation techniques.
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Doctors Without Borders withdrew from the Afghan city of Kunduz after a U.S.-led airstrike destroyed one of the organization’s hospitals, killing 22 people.
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