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Listening To Mancow Is Torture…Listening To Obama Sound Like Bush Is Worse

This past week we saw some interesting developments on the Guantanamo Bay and torture fronts. Former Vice President Dick Cheney and President Barack Obama delivered speeches on the current approach to dealing with terrorism suspects. One of the few things libertarians thought they could look forward to under an Obama administration, other than a leader who could speak English, was…

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Ironic Reason for Senator Kennedy to Oppose Mukaskey

Senator Ted Kennedy has publicly declared on Blue Mass Group his being against President Bush’s pick for Attorney General Michael Mukaskey.  Senator Kennedy picks as his main reason for opposing Judge Mukaskey waterboarding, a practice that simulates drowning. He refused to call waterboarding an act of torture and condemn the practice. He suggested that the Geneva Conventions may not apply…

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