Should governments respect the Geneva Conventions in the War on Terror?
the strange thing about the geneva convention is that it deals with established governments... in other words... treatment of prisoners that represent their countries. unfortunately, terrorists do not. and sadly, to me, they are more like hoodlums.... and sociopaths... so i really don't think that they deserve the merits of the geneva convention. more like they should be treated like criminals... and be held accountable to the law, which, many have been denied. that is what should be their treatment. in this way, the justice system and the law would be dictating their treatment.... and torture would be out of the question... just a thought...
by cooldad 5 years ago
Now that we all have had time to reflect, was the United States war on terrorism valid?Or, did our instant gratification culutre, react to quickly based on emotion and fear?I think American people are easily led by fear and were easily sold on the war on terror like a good beer commercial. ...
by Chris Mills 3 years ago
Could the war on terror ever be called World War III?The Wikipedia definition of World War is "a war involving many or most of the world's most powerful and populous countries. World wars span multiple countries on multiple continents, with battles fought in multiple theatres." ...
by lesliebyars 5 years ago
We all want our soldiers to be able to come home and that, would at the same time decrease spending. At the same time, how safe do you feel if most of our soldiers are home? There's a lot that we don't know that goes on "behind the scenes". There's no right or wrong answer.
by The Frog Prince 6 years ago
According to President Obama "The War On Terror" is over. Do you believe that?That's one side of the story but I wonder if the terrorists know that.
by fishskinfreak2008 9 years ago
OK I almost misread this as "The war on terror is over" when the title was the subject of a Fox News article. OK, we're not even close to finding Osama bin Laden.
by ahorseback 3 years ago
His obvious political strategy is to close the barn door long ,long , long after the horse is not only gone but has been replaced by the Trojan horse of his professed humanity to Muslim refugees .Most Americans know this truth ,What say you ?By the way ,before...
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