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Archive for the ‘Torture’ Category

Posted by Smedley Butler On Mar - 15 - 2011 57 COMMENTS

Why is politics so mind bogglingly complicated? You often hear conversation  about the host of complex problems we face today and that these issues cannot be reduced to bumper sticker slogans and addressed by simplistic solutions. I say simple clear, concise ideas are powerful and the problems we face are […]

Posted by Khirad On Feb - 24 - 2011 925 COMMENTS

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Posted by Questinia On Jan - 10 - 2011 40 COMMENTS

Dazed, I turned only to see said chorus approaching, grinning, with one of them rapping the words “Slam Slam Cinderella.” To add to the surreal quality of the event: I didn’t feel humiliated.

Posted by whatsthatsound On Feb - 4 - 2010 191 COMMENTS

    I am bothered by movies, such as “Saw” and “Hostel”, that, to me, serve no purpose other than to depict the extremes of human pain and cruelty. I confess to having never watched a film from either of those series, nor have I watched a Hannibal Lector movie, […]

Posted by KQµårk 死神 On Nov - 16 - 2009 44 COMMENTS

CNN Poll: Americans want KSM tried in military court Washington (CNN) – Two-thirds of Americans disagree with the Obama administration’s decision to try Khalid Sheik Mohammed in a civilian court rather than a military court, according to a new national poll. But six in 10 people questioned in a CNN/Opinion […]

Categories: Featured, Justice, Torture
Posted by KQµårk 死神 On Nov - 16 - 2009 20 COMMENTS

In an interesting development relating to the story I published yesterday, three leading conservative figures:  Bob Barr, Grover Norquist and David Keene; support trying and holding terror suspects in US. When I read this I truly thought “did hell just freeze over”. Following is the open letter they published. Now […]

Categories: Featured, Justice, Torture
Posted by KQµårk 死神 On Nov - 15 - 2009 71 COMMENTS

The right wing has launched an all out deluge of criticism on AG Holder and President Obama because they have decided to try KSM and top Gitmo detainees in American civil courts.  While I’ve read over half a dozen articles about how much the right wing, victims and even Senator […]

Posted by BlueStateMan On Nov - 14 - 2009 46 COMMENTS

FINALLY, an Attorney General & a President that actually EMBRACE our Constitution & have not only RESPECT for it’s precepts, but FAITH in them as well.

Posted by KQµårk 死神 On Aug - 30 - 2009 85 COMMENTS

Well Dick your lawless administration offended anyone in this nation that believes in the rule of law. Fucquis Chenem DiquatTM Former Vice President Dick Cheney, claimed president Obama was allowing Attorney General Holder to investigate allegations of torture for partisan political reasons and restating that the president’s policies are making […]

Posted by KQµårk 死神 On Aug - 24 - 2009 5 COMMENTS

The GAO released a long awaited report on CIA abuse of prisoners during the Bush years. It documents many things we know and many things we did not. “CIA report: ‘Inhumane’ tactics used on detainees WASHINGTON – CIA interrogators threatened to kill the children of one detainee at the height […]

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