Since the Senate's release of the CIA torture program report in December, former Guantánamo detainees have been speaking out about their victimization. Meanwhile, authorities are struggling to suppress evidence of abuse.
After five months in power, Syriza remains staunchly pro-euro and has refused to deliberate the pros and cons of Greece remaining in the eurozone, which the nation cannot do without accepting European bailout funds and agreeing to austerity. The outcome of the referendum in no way implies that Greece will have it any easier in its negotiations with the euromasters.
Calling the police for help "never keeps us safe," says Piepzna-Samarasinha, one of millions of community organizers fighting for disability justice. Instead we need transformative justice: a community-based approach paired with creative cultural work to shift our narratives around harm.