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    Ghosts of Abu Ghraib (2007)

    The problem with the Fox thriller “24” is not that it justifies torture but that it fosters the illusion that the American government is good at it.The practices of Abu Ghraib suggest the opposite. The mystery of that shameful episode was not the cruelty of American troops assigned there. After the initial disbelief over […]

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    Ghosts of Medellin (2016)

    A decade-long search for a disappeared girl leads to what could be one of the largest urban mass graves in the world. Margarita Restrepo has been searching for her daughter who disappeared during the Colombian civil war more than a decade ago. She believes her daughter’s body may be in a mass grave on […]

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    Grandma’s Tattoos (2011)

    “Grandma Khanoum was not like everyone else. As a child I remember her as a wicked woman. She despised physical contact. This was a grandma who never hugged, gave no kisses. And she wore those gloves, which hid her hands and the tattoos. They hid her secret.” This is how Suzanne Khardalian describes her […]

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    Guantanamo’s Secrets (2014)

    Guantanamos Secrets – For the first time an exclusive look at the day-to-day life of the most notorious prison in the world. The naval base at Guantanamo Bay secured a place in the annals of history when the first wave of detainees dubbed “among the most dangerous, best-trained, vicious killers on the face of […]

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    Held Hostage in Colombia (2003)

    On February 12, 2003 a Pentagon-owned Cessna went down in the jungle of southern Colombia. At the crash site, guerillas from the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC), Colombia’s largest insurgent group, surrounded the men as they emerged from the plane, and later shot and killed an American pilot and a Colombian crewmember. The […]

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    Hitler’s G.I. Death Camp (2011)

    Learn the haunting story of one of Hitler’s most secretive concentration camps: a place called Berga, where American POWs worked and died as slave laborers. amazon IMDB (7.8/10) | Berga @ Wikipedia

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    Horror in the East (2001)

    Horror in the East: Japan and the Atrocities of World War II (2000) is a two-part BBC documentary film that examines certain actions, including atrocities, and attitudes, of the Imperial Japanese Army in the lead up to and during World War II. The film also examines attitudes held by the British and Americans, toward […]

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    If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front (2011)

    If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front is a documentary film by filmmaker Marshall Curry, exploring the origins, motives, and organization of the Earth Liberation Front and Eco-terrorism in general. Additionally, it explains how the Department of Justice was able to find and arrest Daniel McGowan and his co-conspirators in […]

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    In the Name of the Profit. 49 minutes Extended Version (2016)

    An RT Documentary crew filming in northern Syria has seen Islamic State (IS, ISIS/ISIL) documents abandoned by retreating terrorists and found by the Kurds that, along with captured IS recruits, provide a stunning insight into the ISIS oil trade. Only ten days after the town of Shaddadi in Syrian Kurdistan was liberated from the […]

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    Inside 9/11 – War on America (2005)

    War on America opens with the dramatic 1993 World Trade Center bombing and tracks terrorist activities aimed at U.S. targets throughout the 1990s leading up to the horrific morning of September 11, 2001. With each successful attack, al Qaeda becomes more emboldened. With each failure of the U.S. government to respond or stop their […]

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    Inside 9/11 – Zero Hour (2005)

    Inside 9/11: Zero Hour captures the horror and the heroism witnessed on September 11, 2001, and takes you into the last moments of those who died that day and the thousands of others who survived the tragedy but will always live with the battle scars from a day we will never forget. National Geographic […]

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    Inside Kenya’s Death Squads (2014)

    The “inside Kenya’s death squads” exposé by Al Jazeera features hidden images of security officers who are drawn from GSU’s recce company, Anti Terror Police Unit (ATPU), National Intelligence Service (NIS) and other elite police squads who confess to killing numerous radical Muslims including Sheikh Abubakar Shariff Makaburi and Sheikh Aboud Rogo The officers […]