Civil Liberties and Hope

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    Sooner28posted 4 years ago

    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. … lm-police/

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    Gypsy Willowposted 4 years ago

    Totally agree. A swift kick with no one looking is one thing but going viral on YouTube is quite another!

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      Sooner28posted 4 years agoin reply to this

      True story.  I say, if you are going to bestow a group of people that much power over another, there should be strict oversight.