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Bush Sr.: Bush Jr. Not Shifting Policy

Did anyone notice the irony during President Bush's inaugural address on Thursday that as Bush talked about freedom, security personnel were dragging away peaceful protesters?,1413,102~8854~2667809,00.html
President Bush used the word "freedom" 27 times in his speech and "liberty" 15 times. It's not a surprise that the words "war," "Iraq," "Iran" and "terror" were not used at all. Then again, the hallmark of the Bush administration has been high-minded rhetoric and sordid deeds.

When President Bush declared in his inaugural address America's goal of "ending tyranny in our world," he conspicuously left out mention of any tyrants.
Egypt, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia and Uzbekistan are critical to Washington's war on terrorism. At the same time, they are ruled by governments regularly condemned in the State Department's own human rights reports for their abuses and authoritarian ways.

The commander of three British troops accused of mistreating Iraqi detainees testified Friday that he had ordered his troops to crack down on looters.
Five Danish soldiers have been charged with abusing Iraqi prisoners during interrogations in southern Iraq, a Danish government spokesman said. The soldiers allegedly forced Iraqi prisoners to maintain painful positions at Danish military headquarters near Basra, the spokesman said.

US and UK look for early way out of Iraq,2763,1396221,00.html
Private memos are circulating in Washington, Baghdad and London setting out detailed scenarios for withdrawal of US and British forces from Iraq as early as possible, a Foreign Office source said yesterday.

Iraq vote registration extended due to low turnout
The agency overseeing Iraq's overseas absentee voting said poor turnout is leading it to extend the deadline for people to register.
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So when do we get invaded to remove the rogue government that spies on its own people, gases its own people during anti War protests, stages "terrorist" attacks, holds crooked elections, attacks other nations without cause, and uses torture on innocent people looking for WMD that don't exist?

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