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Oh, the irony, the unbearable irony

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Glenn Greenwald points out that Bush has praised Iraq for holding a fair public trial and the used the rule of law to convict Saddam Hussein, who (according to Bush) is the King of Terrorists. And yet—Bush won’t allow the rule of law to apply to anyone simply suspected of being a terrorist, citizen or not. (If a citizen, Bush can simply unilaterally declare the person to be an enemy combatant, and all the protection of the law, the Constitution, fair procedures simply drop away.)

Read the whole article.

Written by Leisureguy

30 December 2006 at 11:03 am

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