Daily Archives: May 3, 2009

Gates on Pakistan, Afghanistan, and Iraq

Possibly one of the smartest men in our government is Sec. of Defense, Robert Gates.  He talks with Fareed Zakaria on CNN about what he thinks of the situation there and what we can and should do.  I think his … Continue reading

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Torture is to Our Disadvantage

Two articles from Newsweek. The first one deals with how implementing torture has made us hardened.  For example, ten years ago, you would’ve thought that water boarding is torture, just plain wrong.  But now, most Americans find water boarding acceptable, … Continue reading

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