Sunday, April 1, 2012

Say No To Indefinite Detention!

Tucked into the Defense Authorization Act was a disturbing provision authorizing the indefinite detention of American Citizens suspected of terrorist ties. I, more than anyone support harsh measures against terrorists, but the Constitution grants all Americans the right to due process and swift justice. Sadly, the majority of Republicans and Democrats seem indifferent to this erosion of fundamental civil rights. But, one of the most outspoken opponents of indefinite detention has been Rand Paul. To view his speech, click here.

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