after all, he promised em so many times, it was a pretty big part of his campaign
and they just loathed w-stands-for-what's-his-name for his use of the extraterritorial detention
obama doesn't know what he's doing
AUSTAN GOOLSBEE: I think the world vests too much power, certainly in the president, probably in Washington in general for its influence on the economy, because most all of the economy has nothing to do with the government.
Barack Obama?s plan to close Gitmo 'in shambles' - Josh Gerstein - POLITICO.comLanguage contained in the 2011 National Defense Authorization Act passed by the House and Senate on Wednesday bars the use of Pentagon funds to transfer any Guantanamo prisoner to the U.S. for any reason, including a trial.
This is not particularly surprising, but it is disappointing. I've said so many times:
I voted for change and I got Bush III.
Oh wait, wasn't Obama supposed to be a radical leftist?
One of you will end up here next!
See my last post
Obama could have refused to reactivate the rendition program that sends detainees to Egypt and Jordan for torture. Obama outsourced torture.
Obama is the only person who can stop the drone war against Pakistani civilians. He should stop it period. Stop the wars in Afghanistan and Pakistan.