The Obama team didn’t put that distraction out there. No matter how hard the Caterpillar King tries to twist this, Obama had nothing to do with the racist, stupid, “hate porn” created by the right wing. This is all you. Own it.
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The US is able to turn a blind eye to so many things, whether it’s training terrorist groups – listed as terrorists by the State Department, no less – or whistling and foot shuffling as it sentences arms trafficker Viktor Bout. The disconnect should be alarming. We should be alarmed, shouldn’t we? And yet, it’s become so ordinary, so …American.
Now that this memo is out there, publicly, the administration needs to do the right thing and prosecute those in the Bush admin that committed war crimes. There’s no excuse anymore.
One of the world’s most notorious arms dealers will be sentenced this week in a US court – possibly for life