2017 Senate hart Arrests
WAT Photos 2017
Join Us in DC in January 2017
Hate Loves Trump
Photos from DC 2016
Photos from Guantanamo

First time visiting our site? Here’s what you need to know.

The US detention center at Guantánamo Bay has been open for over 14 years. 55 men remain imprisoned, 16 of whom are cleared for release. Witness Against Torture is working to raise awareness about their torture and indefinite detention. We’re also working to combat Islamophobia across the US. If you want to get involved, we’ve got some ideas for you. Click here to learn more.

In Focus

16 Arrested in Actions Against Torture, Trump’s Cabinet Nominees


Clad in orange jumpsuits and “Shut Down Guantánamo” t-shirts, activists with Witness Against Torture took over the Hart Senate Building with a message for senators, staffers, and the general public. They marked the 15th anniversary of the opening of the prison at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba.  

Join us on social media

  • Witness Against Torture on Facebook
  • Witness Against Torture on Twitter
  • Witness Against Torture on Instagram
  • Witness Against Torture on YouTube
  • Witness Against Torture on Tumblr