July 5, 2020

Amnesty President Clarifies Group’s Purpose

posted on: Thursday April 15, 2010

Andy Kowal ’10 / Commentary Staff

In a recent letter to the editor, there were a few questions raised as to Amnesty International’s involvement in a campaign to close the detainee prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. As president of Providence College’s chapter of Amnesty, I feel the need to respond to these allegations.In their attempt to close Guantanamo, Amnesty has used a former detainee of Guantanamo, Moazzam Begg, to speak out about torture and some of the conditions at Guantanamo.

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