All Posts Tagged With: "torture"

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French Politics – Part Two

As sure as God(or someone just like him/her) made little green Apples, from time to time under the political big top a star attraction tumbles from the tightrope. The high wire flyer’s demise creating an opportunity for those anxious to ascend to the same lofty heights.(But hopefully avoding the same fate.)The unexpected and supersonic descent […]

23May2011 | | 3 comments | Continued
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Wrong, Mr. President

(Authors Note :  It’s a rare occasion I comment on non-French events. This is one.) Wrong, Mr. president. Revenge is not justice. Justice is the granting of due process to the accused.(Even, and especially, if they are clearly guilty.) When you short circuit that human right, that’s revenge. When your revenge takes the form of […]

7May2011 | | 6 comments | Continued