Obama to indefinitely imprison detainees without charges


I usually don’t get political on my blog but I read an article that expressed many things I’ve been thinking about over the past year and I just can’t hold back any longer.  I’ve always found it disgusting that our country is detaining suspected terrorists without trial for years at a time. It’s a practice diametrically opposed to the principles our nation was founded upon and is currently trying to establish in Iraq and Afghanistan.  Scotty and I have had many long conversations on the topic and the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan and we have some pretty major disagreements – these are topics that get people riled up.  The following link will take you to one of the best articles/editorials I’ve read on the subject.  I would highly encourage you to read it – no matter where you stand on the issue.  It’s informative and I think the author, Glenn Greenwald, makes some excellent points.

Obama to indefinitely imprison detainees without charges

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Hi! After five years in Europe, I'm adjusting to life back in the US. I use this blog to record my adventures, post photos, organize recipes, and post about things that interest me.
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