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Joe Peyronnin: Cheney's Legacy 6.1.2010 Politics on HuffingtonPost.com
Where were the critics of Obama's Flight 253 handling when it took President Bush six whole days to comment about Richard Reid's failed attempt to blow up an airliner with a shoe bomb?
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Civilian Trials and the So-Called Rule of Law 6.1.2010 Common Dreams: Views
by Glenn Greenwald

I was wondering if someone could reconcile these three things:

From Obama terrorism adviser John Brennan, on this weekend's Meet the Press:  

MR. GREGORY: Why isn't [Umar Farouk AbdulMutallab] being treated as an enemy combatant instead of a criminal?

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Activists and Lawyers Rally, March and Offer Press Briefing, Mark 8 Years of Guantanamo 6.1.2010 Commondreams.org Newswire

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 5, 2010

Witness Against Torture

Eight years ago next Monday, the Guantanamo prison opened for “war on terror” detainees. Activists and detainee lawyers will mark the anniversary, Monday, January 11, by demanding that President Obama make good on his pledge to close the prison and declaring their opposition to any plan for holding prisoners without charge or trial in the U.S.

Schedule, January 11, 2010

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Dr. Atul Gawande on Real Healthcare Reform, Why Solitary Confinement Is Torture, and His New Book, "The Checklist Manifesto" 5.1.2010 Democracy Now!
We spend the hour with one of the most influential health policy writers in the country, Dr. Atul Gawande. He is an associate professor at the Harvard School of Public Health, a practicing surgeon at the Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston and a staff writer at The New Yorker magazine. We speak with him about an influential article on healthcare costs that was cited by President Obama and became "required reading" at the White House, healthcare systems in other industrialized countries, the effect of solitary confinement on prisoners, and his new book, The Checklist Manifesto: How to Get Things Right. [includes rush transcript]
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Dr. Atul Gawande on Real Healthcare Reform, Why Solitary Confinement Is Torture, and His New Book, "The Checklist Manifesto" 5.1.2010 Democracy Now!
We spend the hour with one of the most influential health policy writers in the country, Dr. Atul Gawande. He is an associate professor at the Harvard School of Public Health, a practicing surgeon at the Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston and a staff writer at The New Yorker magazine. We speak with him about an influential article on healthcare costs that was cited by President Obama and became "required reading" at the White House, healthcare systems in other industrialized countries, the effect of solitary confinement on prisoners, and his new book, The Checklist Manifesto: How to Get Things Right. [includes rush transcript]
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Dr. Atul Gawande on Real Healthcare Reform, Why Solitary Confinement Is Torture, and His New Book, "The Checklist Manifesto" 5.1.2010 Democracy Now!
We spend the hour with one of the most influential health policy writers in the country, Dr. Atul Gawande. He is an associate professor at the Harvard School of Public Health, a practicing surgeon at the Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston and a staff writer at The New Yorker magazine. We speak with him about an influential article on healthcare costs that was cited by President Obama and became "required reading" at the White House, healthcare systems in other industrialized countries, the effect of solitary confinement on prisoners, and his new book, The Checklist Manifesto: How to Get Things Right. [includes rush transcript]
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Dr. Atul Gawande on Real Healthcare Reform, Why Solitary Confinement Is Torture, and His New Book, "The Checklist Manifesto" 5.1.2010 Democracy Now!
We spend the hour with one of the most influential health policy writers in the country, Dr. Atul Gawande. He is an associate professor at the Harvard School of Public Health, a practicing surgeon at the Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston and a staff writer at The New Yorker magazine. We speak with him about an influential article on healthcare costs that was cited by President Obama and became "required reading" at the White House, healthcare systems in other industrialized countries, the effect of solitary confinement on prisoners, and his new book, The Checklist Manifesto: How to Get Things Right. [includes rush transcript]
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Dr. Atul Gawande on Real Healthcare Reform, Why Solitary Confinement Is Torture, and His New Book, "The Checklist Manifesto" 5.1.2010 Democracy Now!
We spend the hour with one of the most influential health policy writers in the country, Dr. Atul Gawande. He is an associate professor at the Harvard School of Public Health, a practicing surgeon at the Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston and a staff writer at The New Yorker magazine. We speak with him about an influential article on healthcare costs that was cited by President Obama and became "required reading" at the White House, healthcare systems in other industrialized countries, the effect of solitary confinement on prisoners, and his new book, The Checklist Manifesto: How to Get Things Right. [includes rush transcript]
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Jane Norton, GOP Candidate: Obama Values Terrorist Rights Over American Lives (VIDEO) 5.1.2010 Huffpolitics on The Huffington Post
Jane Norton, GOP Candidate: Obama Values Terrorist Rights Over American Lives (VIDEO)
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Ahead of the Curve on Yemen 5.1.2010 Commondreams.org Newswire

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 5, 2010

Senator Russ Feingold

In the year's following 9/11, U.S.

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Shahid Buttar: Double Standards: How Our Lawlessness Strengthens Our Enemies 5.1.2010 Politics on HuffingtonPost.com
We have failed to even investigate torturers, yet we have prosecuted and imprisoned millions for lesser offenses. And we allow mass murderers the benefit of...
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Amb. Marc Ginsberg: Dick Cheney's Role in Al Qaeda's Yemeni Resurgence 4.1.2010 Politics on HuffingtonPost.com
Cheney's 2007 authorization to transfer Gitmo detainees to Saudi Arabia represented a fawning leap of blind faith in Saudi assurances that these detainees were perfect guinea pigs for an unproven terror rehab program.
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Danielle Celena Belton: Kicking the National Security Football 4.1.2010 Politics on HuffingtonPost.com
National security is serious business. It involves how our country protects and projects itself abroad. It's not meant to be about partisan game-playing.
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Love Hurts: Brian Hart's Then Came the Evening 4.1.2010 NewWest.Net All Headlines
Love Hurts: Brian Hart's Then Came the Evening
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Love Hurts: Brian Hart’s “Then Came the Evening” 4.1.2010 NewWest.Net Books & Writers
Love Hurts: Brian Hart’s “Then Came the Evening”
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Hope, War and Resistance: 2009 in Review 1.1.2010 Democracy Now!
Hope, War and Resistance: 2009 in Review
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Hope, War and Resistance: 2009 in Review 1.1.2010 Democracy Now!
Hope, War and Resistance: 2009 in Review
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Hope, War and Resistance: 2009 in Review 1.1.2010 Democracy Now!
Hope, War and Resistance: 2009 in Review
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Hope, War and Resistance: 2009 in Review 1.1.2010 Democracy Now!
Hope, War and Resistance: 2009 in Review
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Hope, War and Resistance: 2009 in Review 1.1.2010 Democracy Now!
Hope, War and Resistance: 2009 in Review
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