The U.S. should immediately shut down any secret detention facilities and grant prompt access to the Red Cross to any person detained in connection with an armed conflict, a U.N. rights panel said in a report released Friday.
[ "In Afghanistan, the largest CIA covert prison was code-named the Salt Pit" - washpost]
"The committee is concerned by credible and uncontested information that the [USA] has seen fit to engage in the practice of detaining people secretly and in secret places for months and years on end," according to the 12-page U.N. Human Rights Committee report. - cbs
Bush mob reply: No Fair! We Americans only have to follow our own laws inside our own borders. Outside, we can do any evil things we want. Besides, we really enjoy making people vanish into torture chambers when they learn too much about our crimes.
As neocon spokesperson Ann Coulter puts it:
"We need to execute people... in order to physically intimidate liberals, by making them realize that they can be killed, too." ... "Liberals hate America, ... they hate all religions except Islam, post 9/11. Even Islamic terrorists don't hate America like liberals do.
According to Webster's dictionary, a liberal is someone who supports, "a political philosophy based on belief in progress, the essential goodness of the human race, and the autonomy of the individual and standing for the protection of political and civil liberties". That sounds just horrible doesn't it? No wonder Ann hates liberals so much.? She must be convinced that the human race is evil, progress is bad, people should be controlled and civil and political rights should not be protected. This belief most likely comes from her own personal experience: She must feel she is evil, she needs to be controlled, that freedom frightens her, and so on.