Forgiveness is the Best Revenge

Four minutes into the documentary film Guantanamo Diary Revisited, the movie’s subject, Mohamedou Ould Slahi, looks into a camera and addresses the men and women responsible for the torture he endured during his 14-year confinement at Guantanamo Bay detention center. He says he forgives them and goes on about inviting them to tea. He stops abruptly and shakes his head….(Read more at MuslimMatters, where this originally appeared on March 29, 2022.)