Just A Thought

Just a thought for a Wednesday morning. For all the Christians out there who support President Bush’s secret torture “program”, think about this: Jesus Christ was a victim of torture and was considered a “terrorist” by the government of his time. Our country has tortured, and knowingly sent to be tortured, at least dozens and… Continue reading Just A Thought

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Merry Christmas, America

What have we found out this year? Our government tortures people because it can, does it without regard for our Constitution, our laws, international treaties or fear of punishment. Our government illegally spies on its own citizens without regard to the legality or constitutionality of the practice (more info from Salon and Josh Marshall Our… Continue reading Merry Christmas, America

Write Your Senator, Congressman and The President

Sent to John Warner:\ Dear Senator Warner,\ Even though I’m in the “other” party, I’ve always respected you as a moderate and as a man of reason. It is with that sense of respect that I e-mail you today, requesting your help.\ It has come out in recent weeks that not only have our armed… Continue reading Write Your Senator, Congressman and The President

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No Excuses, No Rationalization

Torture is prohibited by law throughout the United States. It is categorically denounced as a matter of policy and as a tool of state authority. Every act constituting torture under the Convention constitutes a criminal offense under the law of the United States. No official of the government, federal, state or local, civilian or military,… Continue reading No Excuses, No Rationalization