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  •  Bush did this. Obama is (2+ / 0-)
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    lysias, MinistryOfTruth

    continuing his policies.


    The religious fanatics didn't buy the republican party because it was virtuous, they bought it because it was for sale

    by nupstateny on Wed Jul 08, 2009 at 06:50:27 AM PDT

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    •  Yet pretending that he is "changing" (2+ / 0-)
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      lysias, dancewater

      detainee policy--eg: closing GITMO while really maintaining the same policies of indefinate detention without trial.  And worse, now his administration wants to detain those who were ACQUITTED.  

      The Canary in the Coalmine is available for purchase at patriotictruthteller.net

      by Jesselyn Radack on Wed Jul 08, 2009 at 07:50:45 AM PDT

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      •  Administration also keeps talking about "changing (1+ / 0-)
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        Don't Ask Don't Tell, and then doesn't do a thing.

        The influence of the [executive] has increased, is increasing, and ought to be diminished.

        by lysias on Wed Jul 08, 2009 at 08:21:24 AM PDT

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