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  •  Why? Perhaps to secure his defense against (3+ / 0-)
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    the USA performing an extraordinary rendition, throwing him naked into a box with lights and loud music and freezing temperatures, subjecting him to verbal and physical abuse, then transporting him back to the USA where he is kept in shackles for the single hour per day he is allowed out of his absolute isolation cell, even after he has a lawyer.

    Perhaps tossing out the word "China" now and then in interviews makes him less likely to be sent back to the USA?

    It could simply be as simple as gaming the system to avoid extradition.

    Why does it have to mean he is "loyal to China" or whatever you are trying to imply?  

    Do you think we should ignore what the US government is doing to US citizens on a daily basis?  

    "The law is meant to be my servant and not my master, still less my torturer and my murderer." -- James Baldwin. July 11, 1966.

    by YucatanMan on Mon Jun 17, 2013 at 11:04:06 AM PDT

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