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Thread #137528   Message #3166670
Posted By: Don Firth
07-Jun-11 - 04:04 PM
Thread Name: BS: obit: Osama Bin Laden ???
Subject: RE: BS: obit: Osama Bin Laden ???
". . . to many of us here, indisputable."

To you, I'm quite sure.

Americans citizens became aware of such things as the Abu Ghraib prisoner abuse, Guantanamo, waterboarding, extraordinary rendition, and such abberations, and whether YOU credit it or not, they were outraged that our own government should be condoning this sort of thing. This was one of the major factors in turfing the Bush administration out of office.

And the major reason for organizations such as Human Rights First. To maintain a lookout for this sort of thing and keep American citizens informed, even whenever some political leader or official may advicate it.

Go back and read the article again.

Don Firth