Saturday, May 23, 2009

Rachel Maddow on Barack Obama and "Prolonged Detention"

Rachel Maddow of MSNBC is featured in the below clip blasting Barack Obama's speech about "Prolonged Detention" and says that he is going further than even George W. Bush and Dick Cheney ever have in terms of expanding Presidential power at the expense of the Constitution.

UPDATED TO ADD: Glenn Greenwald of Salon.Com goes further in depth on the myths and facts of "Prolonged Detention"

Ron Paul vs. Rudy Giuliani - May 15th, 2007

I believe the following clip will be remembered as one of the most pivotal and historical moments in U.S. political history decades from now. The clip features the infamous confrontation between Ron Paul and Rudy Giuliani over foreign policy and took place at the GOP Debate in South Carolina on May 15, 2007.