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Yasiin Bey Stars In Guantánamo Bay/Force-Feeding Short By BAFTA Award-Winning Director

Photo of Tambay A. Obenson By Tambay A. Obenson | Shadow and Act July 8, 2013 at 11:29AM

Yasiin Bey Stars In Guantánamo Bay/Force-Feeding Short By BAFTA Award-Winning Director
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Yasiin Bety - Guantanamo Short

As hunger-strikers continue in protest at Guantánamo Bay, with Ramadan beginning, many of them are being force-fed, per a "leaked document" which lays out standard operating procedure for force-feeding detainees. 


Yasiin Bey (formerly-known as Mos Def) appears in this four-minute short film made by Human Rights organisation Reprieve and BAFTA award-winning director Asif Kapadia, in order to show how exactly the force-feeding procedure happens. 

NOTE: This might be hard to watch for some of you.


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