Yasiin Bey (aka @MosDefOfficial) force-fed under standard Guantánamo Bay procedure

As Ramadan begins, more than 100 hunger-strikers in Guantánamo Bay continue their protest. More than 40 of them are being force-fed. A leaked document sets out the military instructions, or standard operating procedure, for force-feeding detainees. In this four-minute film made by Human Rights organisation Reprieve and Bafta award-winning director Asif Kapadia, US actor and rapper Yasiin Bey (formerly known as Mos Def), experiences the procedureWarning: some viewers may find these images distressing

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3 thoughts on “Yasiin Bey (aka @MosDefOfficial) force-fed under standard Guantánamo Bay procedure

  1. When we consider what is “gangsta” or “Hardcore” I hope we realize that standing up for truth is the most “gangsta” and “hardcore” thing a Hiphoppa could ever do..

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