Your Own Good
following is the story of three innocent men:
(1) He was arrested in 2002 and flown by the
CIA to Morocco where he was tortured for
months. He was then shipped to Guantanimo where
he was imprisoned until being released without
in early 2009.
(2) He was a Canadian, arrested in New York
City in 2002 after returning from a vacation.
flown by the CIA to Syria where he was imprisoned
in a coffin-sized cell for nearly a year, at
which time he was released without charges.
(3) He was arrested by the U.S. in 2003 and held
in an undisclosed location until 2006. He was
then released into Pakistan. By the rime he reached
the doorstep of his home he was badly beaten
and weighed 80 pounds. He died a few weeks later.
All three of these men, Binyam Mohammed, Maher
Arar and Saud Memon were victim of the bogus "war
on terror", a ruinous plan designed
to allow governments, ours included, free reign
to trample on the few remaining rights we may
yet have. It
has not resulted in a single conviction
of a known terrorist or stop a planned attack
but is, in fact, currently used as an excuse
countries like Pakistan.
How long before predator
drones hover over your city as an excuse to keep
None of the three men mentioned above
made you, as an American citizen, any less free.
that condones such barbarism, does.