Tag: george bush
Hurricane Isaac may end up reminding voters of the legacy of George W. Bush.
Much of that Presidential power comes from proper use of words: “We have nothing to fear but ____ (finish the sentence).” “The buck stops ____” “Mr. Gorbachev, tear down this ___.”
Newman discusses Padilla’s case, his state of mind and why the Bush administration’s position sets an ugly precedent.
“The only long-term way that the terrorist threat will be neutralized is to improve human dignity, and shore up failed states like Afghanistan, like Darfur, so that they don’t become a breeding ground for more people hostile to the United States.”