links for 2007-12-04
December 4, 2007
Why do we allow torture? Our country HAS been a proud supporter of individual rights, but unfortunately… no more. What are WE going to do about it????
“All we want is an up or down vote” How many times did we hear that, when the repugs were the majority??? Friggin hypocrites. I know its a specious arguement, but why can’t the dems use it?
A Constitutional scholar discusses the next appeal in the Supreme (HA!) Court of the detainees in Guantanamo.
Charlie Savage has documented the atrocities that signing statements, at the Boston Globe and he has a book that sounds excellent. http://www.boston.com/news/specials/savage_signing_statements/ [h/t C&L http://www.crooksandliars.com/ ]