Larry Siems
Larry Siems

Larry Siems is a writer and human rights advocate. He edited and introduced Mohamedou Ould Slahi’s Guantánamo Diary and is the author of The Torture Report: What the Documents Say About America’s Post-9/11 Torture Program.

The World
June 8 2016 10:52 AMWill the Author of Guantánamo Diary Finally Be Set Free?A dispatch from the Pentagon hearing that could decide his fate, after 14 years in the prison.
The World
April 30 2013 5:32 AMThe Guantánamo Memoirs of Mohamedou Ould SlahiHow the United States kept him silent for 12 years.
Politics
April 20 2012 1:37 PMHow America Came To Torture Its PrisonersI read nearly 140,000 formerly classified documents about America’s abuse of prisoners since 2001. Here is what I learned.
The World
May 1 2013 6:29 AM“He Reminded Me of Forrest Gump”Guantánamo’s former chief prosecutor explains what Slahi is like and why the United States owes him more than his freedom.
The World
April 30 2013 5:30 AMA Timeline of DetentionMohamedou Ould Slahi’s life from arrest to today.