Wednesday, February 25, 2009

Brutal Obama-Style Change at Gitmo

A lawyer who represents prisoners at Gitmo says things have gotten much worse for the detainees since Barack Obama took over. Is this the "change" you were looking for, Amerika? LONDON (Reuters) - Abuse of prisoners at Guantanamo Bay has worsened sharply since President Barack Obama took office as prison guards "get their kicks in" before the camp is closed, according to a lawyer who represents detainees. I thought Love would blossom and everything would be gentler under Obamassiah! I was wrong! "According to my clients, there has been a ramping up in abuse since President Obama was inaugurated," said Ghappour, a British-American lawyer with Reprieve, a legal charity that represents 31 detainees at Guantanamo. FULL REPORT, REUTERS... Will Democrats start calling Obama a war criminal and demand a full investigation of his relationship to the War Machine? Sh'yah, right. Chicago News Bench Merchandise Chicago News Bench RSS Feed