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Barack Obama, the Quiet Dictator

In 2005, Irregular Times responded to the Bush administration’s plans for lifetime detention without criminal charges or trial, writing an essay calling George W. Bush “The Quiet Dictator”: It was revealed this week that the Bush Administration is planning to keep people as prisoners for

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Barack Obama on the Patriot Act: 2005 and 2010

December 15, 2005 Senator Barack Obama Speech on the floor of the Senate, Opposing a bill to reauthorize the Patriot Act, Opposing “tossing aside” a bipartisan compromise worked out in the Judiciary Committee by Senate leadership. Mr. OBAMA. Mr. President, 4 years ago, following the

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Sarah Palin and the Thomas Muthee Witch Hunt

Thomas Muthee accused Mama Jane of being a sorceress – a witch who was engaging in spiritual warfare to curse to town of Kiambu. Muthee’s proof of Mama Jane’s witchcraft? There had been three car accidents in the neighborhood of the clinic where Mama Jane worked.

Psst... what kind of person doesn't support pacifism?