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Bush War Crimes

Bradley Manning Headed To Prison, While Those Who Authorized Torture Go Free

The Huffington Post | Matt Sledge | Posted 08.21.2013 | Politics

FORT MEADE, Md. -- Bradley Manning was sentenced to 35 years in prison on Wednesday for releasing 700,000 documents about the United States' worldwide...

MSNBC Guest Asks: Why Isn't Bush On Trial For War Crimes?

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 04.29.2013 | Media

Is former President George W. Bush a war criminal? That was the question posed by MSNBC guest Dave Zirin during an episode of "Melissa Harris-Perry...

Listen, Holder

Andrew Levine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andrew Levine

Enlightening the public about how their government maneuvers, fumbles and lies, and exposing the mendacity and corruption of world leaders, is not a crime.

The Prosecution of George W. Bush for Murder

Vincent Bugliosi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Vincent Bugliosi

To discuss anything less than the death penalty for someone responsible for over 100,000 deaths would on its face seem ludicrous. But we are dealing with the president of the United States here.

Investigating Bush Abuses Of Power: 4 Models From The Past

New York Times | SCOTT SHANE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Two days after his re-election in 1864, with Union victory in the Civil War assured, Abraham Lincoln stood at a White House window to address a boiste...

Bush War Crimes: European Activists Call For Bush To Be Tried For Torture

Inter Press Service | By Julio Godoy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

BERLIN, Feb 2 (IPS) - Now that former U.S. president George W. Bush is an ordinary citizen again, many legal and human rights activists in Europe are ...

The Case for Letting the Rats Slink Away

Dan Sweeney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Dan Sweeney

I'm as bug-eyed angry about the Bush years as anyone. But drag the whole damned crew up on war crimes? The Machiavellian side of me calls that a bad idea.

Sam Stein

Obama Leaves Door Open To Investigating Bush, But Wants To "Look Forward" | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Responding to the most popular inquiry on the "Open for Questions" feature of his website, Barack Obama said on Sunday that he is "evaluating" whether...

Cheney's Confession Should Lead to Criminal Investigation of Bush's Torture Policies

Mitchell Bard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mitchell Bard

If the Bush administration would have at least acted like they might have done something wrong, maybe we could have moved on. But if Cheney is going on national TV to endorse torture, he has tied the hands of the country.

Forget the Shoe, Throw the Book

Charles Karel Bouley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Charles Karel Bouley

Face it, we've all thrown things at Bush. How many times during one of his inane speeches have you, me, I, us, We, the People, hurled objects at the TV, from obscenities to the remote?

Will The Slaughter Of Iraqis By The US Military Ever Be Reported?

Michael Schwartz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Michael Schwartz

Even if the Obama administration pursues a very different policy in Iraq and the Middle East, I doubt it will acknowledge the amount of violence caused by the war during its first six years.

"Top Cover"

Jayne Lyn Stahl | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jayne Lyn Stahl

A government that makes peace more profitable than war is one that provides the leadership needed to move us from a state of continual peril.

Q&A With Attorney And Author Vincent Bugliosi: "It's Not Enough To Be Rid Of Bush. What About Justice?"

Christian Avard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Christian Avard

My belief is that there is a substantial likelihood we're going to get one or more DAs courageous enough to take on George W. Bush. There's no statute of limitations on these crimes.

Ex-Prosecutor Accuses Bush Of Murder In Book

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A book arguing that President Bush could be held criminally responsible for the deaths of American soldiers in Iraq is thriving despite a near total l...