Child Abuse at Waco

For the sake of the children,” has emerged as one of the most dangerous phrases in American politics. President Clinton has invoked children’s alleged dependence on the federal government not just for his putatively child-oriented programs (such as the misnamed Department of Education), but also for issues that have only a tenuous connection to children, such as his prohibition on semiautomatic firearms, or his terrorism proposals for greater wiretapping and for trials with secret evidence. The most ironic, however, of all the administration’s claims about its love for children is its persistent assertion that the BATF and FBI attacks on the home of the Branch Davidian children in Waco, Texas, were a noble effort to protect the children from child abuse.
And, it turns out, there really was a massive amount of child abuse at Waco, although not exactly as described by the government. Read more of this post


Hunt for Wikileaks Traitors

Remorselessly the noose is drawn closer on traitors. After an earlier order (see doc below) another court ruling followed to uncover illegal acts. Unlawful obtaining of confidential information must have dire consequences. Wherever it occurs.

Order against Twitter

Twitter must give user info in WikiLeaks probe

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — A federal magistrate ruled Friday that prosecutors can demand Twitter account information of certain users in their criminal probe into the disclosure of classified documents on WikiLeaks.
The prosecutors’ reasons for seeking the records remain secret and it’s unknown how important they are to the investigation of the largest leak ever of classified American documents. Read more of this post