We are the Good and They are the Evil: They Deserve what they Get and Guantanamo Remains Open

Americans, most Americans that is, seem mortally outraged by the notion that we can be responsible and should be held accountable for brutality against Black people, indigenous people, prisoners, and for the purposes of this article, prisoners of Guantanamo. And even here, the use of the word “prisoners” is considered a grievous error because prisoners would be covered by the rules of the Geneva Convention while detainees are not.

It has been considered un-American to see our country as committing terrorist acts in other countries, as…