Salon exclusive: Study finds “liberals” more likely to favor targeted killings once they know its Obama’s policy
By Joan Walsh
(Credit: AP/Isaac Brekken/Lt. Col.. Leslie Pratt)
Civil libertarians have worried that some of President Obamas comparatively hawkish national security policies are silencing liberal Democrats who would have opposed such measures under President Bush or another Republican. Now theres new evidence that Obamas support for such policies isnt just silencing them its winning them over.
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This is a very interesting article, and very disturbing from the perspective of a person who believes in ahimsa, AND our President.
I know he has to work within certain parameters or he won’t be allowed to continue working, but it is very scary when it appears that the bad guys are winning the chess game I’ve always believed he was playing with them. When they manage to USE him to make their sick violence acceptable to people who SHOULD know better-ugh!;-(