GITMO

At Play in the Carceral State

Here Are All the Video Games Detainees Can Play in Gitmo

Lots of soccer and Harry Potter but no Call of Duty.
Matthew Gault
9.7.17
At Play in the Carceral State

Inside the Bureaucratic Nightmare That Is Reporting on Gitmo

How long wait times and lack of precedent impede efforts to study the US detention facility at Guantanamo Bay.
Muira McCammon
7.28.17
At Play in the Carceral State

Pokémon Go Took Over the World Last Year, Including Gitmo

"The arrival of improved internet and cellular service in Gitmo completely transformed the social ecosystem of the base."
Muira McCammon
7.27.17
At Play in the Carceral State

The Culture of Games at Gitmo Goes Beyond Prisoners and Guards

Under the Trump presidency, future of games at Gitmo is yet to be determined.
Muira McCammon
7.26.17
At Play in the Carceral State

Meet the Woman Fighting the Battle Against Boredom for Gitmo Staff

Sharon Coganow runs a tiny game room for service members at Gitmo.
Muira McCammon
7.25.17
At Play in the Carceral State

Inside the Gaming Library at Gitmo, America's Controversial Military Prison

When detainees need relief, they turn to Harry Potter and PS3 games.
Muira McCammon
7.24.17
At Play in the Carceral State

At Play in the Carceral State: A Letter from the Editor

All week, Waypoint will be diving into stories about how gaming intersects with prison and prison culture. Here's why.
Austin Walker
7.24.17
guantanamo bay

What We Don't Talk About When We Talk About Gitmo: Games

Games and the Guantánamo Bay detention facility have a long, contentious history.
Muira McCammon
12.12.16