The American Medical Association and the Red Cross both condemn force-feeding as a form of torture. And yet, the U.S. government and the United Nations have both force-fed hunger-striking prisoners. The real problem? Most people probably don’t realize how complicated force-feeding is, and how much can go wrong.
Camp Delta at Guantanamo Bay is one of the most notorious political prisons in the world. Accused terrorists are detained there, with no outside contact. But a new photo essay reveals that they have access to scifi and fantasy novels.