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Oral history interview with Moazzam Begg [electronic resource], 2011.

Creator: Begg, Moazzam
Project: Rule of law oral history project
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Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Director, Cageprisoners.

Scope and Contents

Born: 1968, Birmingham, UK; education: BA., University of Wolverhampton; career: activist, aid-worker, author, speaker, director of Cageprisoners; career focus: rendition, torture, rule of law, discussions: racism and xenophobia, War on Terror, detention at Guantanamo Bay, effects of detention on family relationships, Irish and Muslim experience as criminalized minorities in United Kingdom, extra-judicial killing, Arab spring, United Kingdom coalition government, justice; reminiscences: return from Guantanamo, choosing to enter public life.


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Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 2011. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information.

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