Eine Kleine Nichtmusik

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Sunday, November 04, 2012

Operation Eroding Freedom

Following on from that condemnation of President Obama's taste for execution without trial, here is a very interesting piece from the Guardian comparing the extent to which Presidents of the USA throughout its history have used war as an excuse to abridge political freedom. Adams, Lincoln, Wilson, Roosevelt, Bush, Obama.... they all have their claims to worst-ever status examined. I won't spoil the ending for you by giving away the winner.