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PBC News & Comment: Guantanamo Tops the News, Mostly for the Wrong Reasons

As Guantanamo controversy builds, we get straight information from journalist Andy Worthington and attorney Jon Eisenberg on force feeding disputes……Click here for free audiobook download from Audible, and earn $15 for the PBC Podcast!

–Bergdahl firestorm continues as Obama defends decision, saying that notifying Congress might have caused his death

–members of Congress shown video supporting claim that Bergdahl’s health was at risk

–more reports of Bergdahl walking away from posts

–Jon Stewart and Rachel Maddow show recent clips of McCain and others supporting swap for Bergdahl

–in excerpt from Andy Worthington, a plea for Obama to take action

–Jon Eisenberg is representing Syrian prisoner Dhiab in force feeding case, and he asks why Obama has not ordered Hagel to release prisoners, and ordered Pentagon to stop the gratuitous pain of force feeding

–Israeli doctors refuse to force feed hunger striking Palestinian prisoners

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