portland independent media center  
images audio video
newswire article reposts united states

human & civil rights

Obama punks liberals once again

"On a range of issues including accountability for torture, detention of terrorism suspects, and use of lethal force against civilians, there is a very real danger that the Obama administration will enshrine permanently within the law policies and practices that were widely considered extreme and unlawful during the Bush administration."
Establishing a New Normal

National Security, Civil Liberties, and Human Rights Under the Obama Administration
An 18-Month Review

 http://www.aclu.org/files/assets/EstablishingNewNormal.pdf

All apologists for war criminals need to read this and a whole lot more.