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Posted by Emerald1943 On Dec - 18 - 2009 18 COMMENTS

I have been writing about this subject since I first heard about it earlier in the year. In my opinion, this is one of the most important and far-reaching stories of my lifetime. It is about the actual death of our democracy. No, I’m not just being hyperbolic this morning. […]

Posted by AdLib On Dec - 16 - 2009 197 COMMENTS

The Senate bill is worse than you may think. A few upsetting facts: 1. Insurance companies can charge people up to 50% more for having any condition the insurance companies determine to be a relevant pre-existing condition, high cholesterol, high blood pressure, anything at all as they decide. 2. Insurance […]

Posted by Emerald1943 On Dec - 13 - 2009 79 COMMENTS

A Reckoning Long Overdue

Posted by peacekitten On Nov - 24 - 2009 202 COMMENTS

this will be a short one. just to let everyone here know peacekitten has been banned from huffington post without so much as a warning or a cautionary email.  all i got was a lousy lightning bolt. of course i am but one tiny fish in a pond that is […]

Posted by Corgi Lover On Nov - 20 - 2009 13 COMMENTS

Cartoon by Jeff Parker – Courtesy of Politicalcartoons.com – http://www.cagle.com/news/Thanksgiving09/main.asp I saw this cartoon and I had to share it with everyone.  It says so much of the worldview of our conservative brethran, and yet if it was the shoe on the other foot…

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 […]

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