Black People Politics : Attorney General Eric Holder Defends Legality Of Targeted Killings Of U.s. Citizens Overseas

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  1. RAPTOR

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    Democracy Now: Using armed drones, President Obama has overseen the targeted killing of at least three U.S. civilians overseas — more than President Bush did in office. Are the killings legal? Hina Shamsi, director of the ACLU’s National Security Project, says Attorney General Eric Holder’s defense on Monday of the Obama administration’s policy authorizing the assassination of U.S. citizens abroad “left open more questions than it answered.” She says Holder’s speech amounted to a broad defense of the administration’s claimed expansive authority to kill its own citizens, far from any battlefield and without judicial review or oversight of legal standards.

    http://www.democracynow.org/2012/3/6/attorney_general_eric_holder_defends_legality
     
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    What is the difference between "due process" and "judicial process"?
     
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    dead or alive…...:thinking:
     
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    Sorry, not to good popping up answers that quick...so i had to browse around somewhere to get answers...and hopefully its the right ones. So i came up with this one from yahoo.


     
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    bottom line : if you are declared "terrorist" they will kill you. are we all clear on that point?
     
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    Legal killings? lol sounds right up craka alley.

    cracka got a great system huh. Hey it's legal, i have it in writing! lol
     
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    Neither Eric Holder or Obama are crackas. Nevertheless they are enthusiastic defenders of the unconstitutional use of unmanned drones against anyone the executive branch designates a terrorist. These actions are being conducted by JSOC in undeclared wars. JSOC is becoming a private army of mercenaries answerable neither to Congress or even the traditional armed forces (army, navy, air force, and Marines).
     
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    Um, I know eric and obama are not crackas, they follow orders of them
     
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    are there any black people who do not follow orders?
    are we all servants?
     
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