1. Yasiin Bey, a/k/a Mos Def, Force-Fed Under Standard Guantánamo Bay Procedure (VIDEO).

    A controversial new video posted by online UK news outlet, The Guardian, features Yasiin Bey , a/k/a Mos Def, demonstrating the standard procedure by which Guantánamo Bay detainees on hunger strike are force-fed.

    The Guardian:

    As Ramadan begins, more than 100 hunger-strikers in Guantánamo Bay continue their protest. More than 40 of them are being force-fed. A leaked document sets out the military instructions, or standard operating procedure, for force-feeding detainees. In this four-minute film made by Human Rights organisation Reprieve and Bafta award-winning director Asif Kapadia, US actor and rapper Yasiin Bey (formerly known as Mos Def), experiences the procedure.




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