Author: Bush Pentagon made Gitmo ‘Dante’s Inferno-ish’

By David Edwards
Thursday, February 5, 2009 9:09 EDT
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Author Karen Greenberg joins Jon Stewart to talk about her new book “The Least Worst Place.” Greenburg reported that Guantanamo Bay was constructed in less than 96 hours. Pentagon officials wanted the detention center to operate in the spirit of the Geneva Conventions. By the time that the first detainees were brought to Guantanamo Bay, the camp’s operation was more like Dante’s Inferno.

This video is from Comedy Central’s The Daily Show, broadcast Feb. 4, 2009.

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David Edwards
David Edwards
David Edwards has served as an editor at Raw Story since 2006. His work can also be found at Crooks & Liars, and he's also been published at The BRAD BLOG. He came to Raw Story after working as a network manager for the state of North Carolina and as as engineer developing enterprise resource planning software. Follow him on Twitter at @DavidEdwards.
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