Thursday, July 26, 2007

seen this one yet?

"In one of his most chilling moves to date against his own citizens, the American War Leader has issued a sweeping order this week outlawing all forms of protest against the Iraq war."

read article here

white house release- july 17, 2007

7 comments:

Larry said...

America is no longer free, we have a self anointed dictator, who obviously has been ordained by Congress, and the passiveness of the American people.

Frederick said...

Yeah! Going straight to Guantanamo after the next one! (sept 15th)

Peacechick Mary said...

It comes down to the old - if you shove me, I'll shove back. I shove on this one for sure.

dawn said...

"According to Russian legal experts, the greatest concern to the American people are the underlying provisions of this new law, and which, they state, are written ‘so broadly’ as to outlaw all forms of protest against the war. These provisions state: " not quite sure what to think of this but I don't think the russian expert is correct. Sorry my opinion B

betmo said...

dawn honey- you don't have to take anyone's word- i linked to the white house directly.

American Aries said...

I don't see how this executive order specifically outlaws speech against the Iraq war. However, if this order is used to block the Constitutional right of free speech, it will be up to the courts and/or Congress to challenge it.

American Aries said...

Forgot to add this link:

executive orders