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An on-the-ground history of American empire
Say the word "Guant�namo" and orange jumpsuits, chain-link fences, torture, and indefinite detention come to mind. To critics the world over, Guant�namo Bay, Cuba, is a striking symbol of American hypocrisy. But the prison isn't the whole story. For more than two centuries, Guant�namo has been at the center of American imperial ambition, first as an object of desire then as a convenient staging ground.
In Guant�namo: Anmore...