BBC NEWS | Middle East | No surprises in the war on terror:The United States knowingly elected a government that has no sense of decency, no sense of shame.
Let's recapitulate briefly. According to the US Department of Defense, only 8% of the prisoners at Guantanamo were al-Qaeda fighters, and only 5% of them were captured by the Americans themselves.
The overwhelming majority of the others were handed over to the Americans by people who could reasonably be called bounty hunters.
Monday, February 13, 2006
Once upon a time the phrase "have you no sense of decency" had some power. Nowadays the answer would be a redirection into an unrelated domain and some comment about breaking eggs.