The Obama administration has waged an attack on civil liberties. Americans can now not only be assassinated if the president desires, but also imprisoned indefinitely. All that must be proved is the individual in question was "somehow associated" with terrorists.
As depressing as this is, there is hope. The Justice Department is currently defending the right of people to film police officers in public, even during an arrest. This practice has increased with technology, and I think sunlight is a great disinfectant for those who may have otherwise abused their power.
http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2013/03/09/j … lm-police/
Totally agree. A swift kick with no one looking is one thing but going viral on YouTube is quite another!
by Sooner28 5 years ago
http://www.alternet.org/news-amp-politi … 11-bargain Left source.http://communities.washingtontimes.com/ … -tsarnaev/ right sourcehttp://www.pbs.org/wnet/need-to-know/th … ous/12563/ Whatever way you think PBS leans, it's a good article.People from the left...
by James Smith 4 years ago
The modern left/right dichotomy is essentially a scam - an identification as either one is incoherent, and to say that cherry-picking from each 'side' is somehow 'moderate' is patently absurd. Every 'moderate' I've ever known is moderately awful.In the real world, the true dichotomy is: how far are...
by Sooner28 5 years ago
http://openchannel.nbcnews.com/_news/20 … icans?lite Yeah those liberals at NBC trying to skew the president...As someone who considers myself a liberal, I feel lost when it comes to halting the erosion of our civil liberties, which is disconcertingly bipartisan in nature. George...
by James Smith 5 years ago
http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=pl … cNVxaNhE#!Have you ever felt like your blood is actually boiling? That's what it feels like to be peace and freedom lovers these days - those who may have an issue with kill lists, drone strikes and illegal wars. According to the Southern Poverty Law...
by FOOFOO GUY 7 years ago
Are Republicans on a mission to strip Americans of all their rights and civil liberties?First it was random wire-tapping, and now it is union busting; are Republicans on a mission to strip Americans of all their rights and civil liberties, and institute a system of government by the few?
by Brett Wood 5 years ago
The Patriot Act was meant to be short term but looks to become permanent. Does it go to far? Does it really violate our privacy rights?
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