Even before he took office, President Trump made it clear that under his presidency, those detained at the military prison at Guantánamo Bay would stay there. 1,025 more words
The plight of undocumented immigrants has become a banner cause for the liberal left. They don’t comprehend the law; they just reckon detaining people for being in this country without official leave is cruel—and maybe unconstitutional. 334 more words
Obama: A Legacy of Ashes
James Corbett (2017)
In his excellent documentary about Obama’s presidency, James Corbett highlights important ways in which Obama systematically reduced civil liberties and democratic oversight of government. 259 more words
When we think of torture, we each have our own interpretations.
For most Australians, it’s likely that theirs come from history or from fiction. 671 more words