Thursday, 1 December 2011
Keeping torture in the hands of Congress?
There is a bill in the US Senate called The National Defense Authorization Act that is being debated in Congress. The bill could give the president the power to imprison American citizens without a court hearing. President Obama has said he will veto the bill if it should pass. But how will Senate Bill 1867 affect Americans at home and abroad? Doctor Jeff Kaye, blogger and TruthOut Contributor, tells us what this could mean for Americans.
To read more go to http://www.truth-out.org/ayotte-amendment-secret-torture/1322665677
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Posted by Irishgreeneyes at 16:19