Gitmo detainee problem solved!
Now here’s the best idea I’ve heard all day: With the President ordering the closing of Guantanamo Bay, the question arises: what to do with the prisoners there? Of course, there are some on the left that think they need to be released. This, despite ongoing reports of former detainees returning to terrorism. However, let’s assume that the administration recognizes that the bad guys are bad guys | Read More »
How to Close Guantanamo
President Obama has recently announced his intention to close the detention center at Guantanamo Bay. As a statement of principle, this is unremarkable. President Bush repeatedly stated the same policy goal. However, Obama has set a deadline of one year, which would appear to end the process of kicking the can down the road. Given their ideological commitment to that goal, it is overwhelmingly probable | Read More »
Abortion Torture – The Audacity of Hypocrisy
Newly elected President Barack Obama has recently issued two very controversial executive orders that have some screaming hypocrisy while others are left jumping for joy. The first controversial executive order was to close the Guantanamo Bay detention camp within a year. While some may argue it isn’t controversial on all points, it is what was said that have people in a tizzy. He said they | Read More »
Where will Obama put the terrorists?
On Thursday, President Obama directed the closing of the terrorist detention center in Guantanamo Bay, but not for a year. Senator McCain thinks Obama was too hasty and failed to consider where the terrorists detained at Guantanamo will go: “So, the easy part, in all due respect, is to say we’re going to close Guantanamo,” McCain said. “Then I think I would have said where | Read More »
Barack Obama’s Dangerous Game Starts the Process Toward Our Deaths
I have previously said Barack Obama changing the Bush administration policies on terror would get many of us killed. They will. Barack Obama, with his orders to shut down Gitmo and bar enhanced interrogation techniques, is already headed toward Lady MacBeth syndrome (or should that be Pontius Pilate Syndrome). Within the next several years he is going to be repeated having to wash American blood | Read More »
Jack Murtha Wants Gitmo Terrorists in Pennsylania
This is coming off the Foxwire. Congressman Jack Murtha of Pennsylvania’s 12th Congressional District said he’d be happy to have Guantanamo Bay terrorist prisoners in his district. He apparently gets to speak for all the people in his district on this. I’m sure they are thrilled. Rep. Jack Murtha, D-Pa., says he’d be willing to house prisoners from Guantanamo Bay in his Congressional district if | Read More »
What To Do About Gitmo
The latest question over at the Arena. As indicated here, I think that it is also a more complicated question than people give it credit for being.