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Add a comment Add a comment Read more: Waiting the Trial Date: Anthony Charles Lynton Blair and his Crimes Against ConscienceMost recently, he has been facilitating industrial zones for the employment of Palestinians and for the removal of a few of the over 500 Israeli Occupation Force roadblocks.
Don't ask for what you never had,' is the underlying message made by supporters of Israel when they claim Palestine was never a state to begin with.
Now let's bring the law into a little clearer focus, to illustrate just how corrupt this piece of "GOP Masterpiece Theater" truly is.
Now, jump to September 11, 2001 and its aftermath -- and you know the Tai Chi version of history from there. Think of it as a grim cosmic joke -- that the 9/11 attacks, as apocalyptic as they looked, were anything but.
Add a comment Add a comment Read more: The President is Dead: Long Live the President!To put the matter differently, if a President McCain replaces one of the moderate justices with another Samuel Alito â€“ as McCain has vowed to do â€“ then Justice Department lawyer John Yooâ€™s extreme vision of an all-powerful Executive could well become the new law of the land.
What struck people at the time was the choice of country. Paraguay, of course, has gained a certain Club Med status among the world's villains and criminal elements as the place to go when the law's on your tail.
If al-Qahtaniâ€™s case had gone forward, the U.S. government would have been forced to reveal its own violations of the Geneva Convention, anti-torture statutes and the laws of war, according to lawyers representing al-Qahtani.