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June 11, 2015
Question: What is the McCain-Feinstein amendment to the FY 2016 NDAA?  Answer: The McCain-Feinstein amendment is designed to ensure that all agencies and departments use lawful, effective...
June 11, 2015
What it is: The U.S. Army produces various field manuals that set out rules and provide training material for Army personnel. The Army Field Manual on Human Intelligence Collector Operations is...
June 10, 2015
Codifies a single standard of effective and lawful interrogation approaches for use across the government. By mandating that national security interrogations comply with the requirements of the Army...
June 04, 2015
Last month, the House and the Senate Armed Services Committee (SASC) passed their versions of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for the fiscal year 2016. Both bills contain unwise and...
May 20, 2015
Origins of Jobbik Jobbik was founded in 2003 by Gabor Vona, the son of a staunchly anti-Communist farming family. Jobbik began as a conservative Christian group at the ELTE University in Budapest...
May 20, 2015
The government of Hungary can advance human rights and democracy, and improve relations with the U.S. and Europe, by bringing its 2011 Constitution and Fundamental Laws into compliance with...
April 24, 2015
“The Dark Science of Interrogation” Bloomberg Business by Drake Bennett, 12 Feb 2015 The interrogation techniques being taught and used today (including coercive methods) have never been...
April 24, 2015
Hundreds of the mothers and children who fled persecution and violence in Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala will spend this Mother’s Day in U.S. immigration detention.  The Obama...
April 23, 2015
Congresswoman Jackie Walorski (R-IN) recently introduced proposed legislation that would effectively ban all transfers out of the Guantanamo Bay Detention Facility for two years. Rep. Walorski’s...
April 23, 2015
Earlier this year Senator Kelly Ayotte and Representative Jackie Walorski proposed identical legislation in the Senate and House of Representatives that would ban the transfer of any Guantanamo...

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