I know political posts are not allowed here, though many posts have been allowed that could be construed as political. I hope this will be allowed. It's about the Military Commissions Act: "Habeas Corpus? Gone. The Geneva Conventions? Optional." It's about the systematic destruction of all the values that made the US great, while a President lies: "Your words are lies, Sir. They are lies, that imperil us all" and a whole nation lives "as if in a trance". Keith Olberman is one of very, very few US broadcasters who tell it like it is, and this is how it is:
Please don't let this thread degenerate into the usual "Liberals are soft on terrorism" tripe. The simple facts are that Habeas Corpus is gone in the US, article 3 of the Geneva Convention is gone in the US. It matters. Please don't give anyone reason to delete this thread.