This bill is not a national security issue -- this is about torturing helpless human beings without any proof they are our enemies.Read more at Alternet.
Fellow citizens, this bill throws out legal and moral restraints as the president deems it necessary -- these are fundamental principles of basic decency, as well as law.
I'd like those supporting this evil bill to spare me one affliction: Do not, please, pretend to be shocked by the consequences of this legislation. And do not pretend to be shocked when the world begins comparing us to the Nazis.
Thursday, September 28, 2006
Molly Ivins: Don't be shocked when the world starts comparing us to Nazis
Leave it to Molly Ivins to put her finger on the truth. She writes about the torture/detainee bill passed by the House and Senate: