Category Archives: George Bush is a sociopath

Tom Ridge States the Obvious

In case you haven’t heard yet, Tom Ridge has owned up to what we all suspected: that the Bush White House used “terror alert levels” for purely political purposes. Ridge was never invited to sit in on National Security Council … Continue reading

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George’s Legacy

The Decider came out of his hidey-hole yesterday evening to defend his record on torture: “The first thing you do is ask, what’s legal?” he said. “What do the lawyers say is possible? I made the decision, within the law, … Continue reading

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Torture Serves Politics, not Intelligence

From McClatchy, via HuffPo: “There were two reasons why these interrogations were so persistent, and why extreme methods were used,” the former senior intelligence official said on condition of anonymity because of the issue’s sensitivity. “The main one is that … Continue reading

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