Day: September 6, 2006

Pentagon directive — conform to Geneva

No secrets here.  The only question is why did it take so long?  As the United States of America, we must be, always on higher ground.  We always must be on a higher moral ground that our enemies.  It served us well in World War II.  It served us well in the Vietnam War.  Hell, even served us well in the Revolutionary war.  When you look back on the whole debate, I am flabbergasted that the administration actually argued against following the Geneva conventions.  I had neocons call me unpatriotic for saying we should stand on the higher moral ground.  Their

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Secret prisons

[display_podcast] okay, what’s going on?  The secret prison revelations were revealed back in January of this year, if I’m not mistaken.  The Bush administration vigorously attacked the reporters and neither denied nor confirmed the existence of the program.  Why is he revealing the program now?  Is he trying to show that he is doing something in the War on Terror?

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Errington C. Thompson, MD

Dr. Thompson is a surgeon, scholar, full-time sports fan and part-time political activist. He is active in a number of community projects and initiatives. Through medicine, he strives to improve the physical health of all he treats.

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The Thirteeneth Juror

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