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Editorial: Obama then and Obama now: Killing is not torture




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February 13, 2013 | 1,858 views | 47 comments

When President Barack Obama was campaigning, and even after he was elected, he came out against torture, vowing to “restore” America’s image to the world. . . .

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Chief Noetall  
Wise, Texas  
March 11, 2013 1:50pm
 
Lots of people would claim that the line has already crossed at Ruby Ridge and Waco.

 
4 th Generation Texan  
Sutherland Springs  
March 11, 2013 8:43am
 
Everyone knows that Obama does not have the Constiutional authority to use a drone to kill an American citizen in the USA with a drone. The first time that happens, the Constitutional will no longer have any meaning.

 
Chief Noetall  
Wise, Texas  
March 11, 2013 7:22am
 
Bush used drones. Obama used drones. The uproar over the use of drones against American citizens on American soil lies with the language of the resolution authored by congress and signed by Bush. No geographical limits were ... More ›

 
Alvin Charmaine  
March 10, 2013 8:22pm
 
4th im ok with both. I just want my own missiles so if they fly over my airspace i can take em out.

 
4 th Generation Texan  
Sutherland Springs  
March 10, 2013 8:01pm
 
This is ludicrous. Everyone knows that Bush did a much worse thing by waterboaBrding 1 terrorist than BHO has done in killing over 4000 people with a drone.

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
March 9, 2013 1:13pm
 
Alvin.....Just follow the advice from Joe Biden.....fire a double barrel shotgun in the air.

 
Alvin Charmaine  
March 9, 2013 12:47pm
 
If i could buy an air defense system I think that would be a good equalizer to protect myself from government drones. Id like to be able to shoot them out of the sky. That only seems fair.

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
March 9, 2013 8:48am
 
I doubt that enemy personnel on the receiving end of a missile would concur with the analysis of the author.

 
Elaine K.  
Floresville  
March 8, 2013 6:29pm
 
From blog.heritage.org: ... While the general concept of the use of drones to attack our enemies is well established, the recent comments by the Attorney General that there was an existing authority to use armed drones domestically ... More ›

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
February 26, 2013 4:26pm
 
4th....By your definition, bombs, grenades and artillery would be torture......Why don't we just call all war torture and satisfy everybody.

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