The Enemy Within: Terror, Lies, and the Whitewashing of Omar Khadr

A arguable examine the headline-making tale of the final Western prisoner at Guantanamo Bay and the bigger implications to nationwide safety, justice, and foreign relations.
Omar Khadr is the final Western prisoner on the Guantanamo Bay detention centre. He has been held on the American naval base considering that October 2002, accused of killing a U.S. sergeant in Afghanistan. Khadr used to be fifteen on the time. His defence crew argued that their patron was once a toddler soldier and may be taken care of as a sufferer. After numerous years of procedural wrangling, Khadr went earlier than a U.S. army court docket. In October, he pled to blame, in an contract that enables him to be transferred to Canada after one year.
This debatable new publication can be released to coincide with Omar Khadr's go back to Canada in past due 2011. it is going to contain surprising information regarding the Khadr relations, Khadr's mental review, and his trial that has frequently been missed within the mainstream media. not easy the normal knowledge in regards to the Khadr case, The Enemy Within is a provocative examine the definition of "child soldier," lifestyles at Guantanamo Bay, the media assurance of the case, a tainted plea cut price, and the Canadian government's plan for Omar Khadr's rehabilitation upon his go back to Canada.
In this hard-hitting booklet, Ezra Levant additionally makes use of Khadr's tale to deal with better questions about how Canadians view immigration, terrorism, legislation and justice, and Canada's courting with the U.S..

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Michael Welner; sentencing listening to for Omar Khadr. Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, October 26, 2010. 19. Ibid. 20. Ibid. 21. Ibid. 22. Ibid. , p. fifty eight. 23. CBC information Indepth: “The William Sampson story,” June 14, 2006 (www. cbc. ca/news/background/sampson/). 24. Meissner, Christian A. , and Albrechtsen, Justin S. “Interrogation and torture,” on AccessScience site (McGraw-Hill businesses, 2007) (http://www. accessscience. com). 25. Testimony of Dr. Michael Welner, p. fifty eight. 26. Ibid. , p. sixteen. 27. Ibid. , p. sixty one. 28. Ibid. 29. Ibid. , pp. 10, 14, 22.

Toews has a name as a law-and-order baby-kisser – a name he inbuilt his former skill as justice minister for Manitoba and back in that function in Stephen Harper’s first executive. His animal instincts might definitely be to use the ITOA to the proof of 1 of the main harmful terrorists in Guantanamo Bay – and to maintain Khadr out of this state, and rancid of our streets, for so long as attainable. yet will Toews’s instincts be sufficient to override strain from Canada’s division of overseas Affairs, subsidized up through the CBC, the Toronto superstar, the Canadian Bar organization, and each terrorist apologist within the kingdom?

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