Month: September 2011

ACLU, Ron Paul, and Host Of Others Properly Weigh In On The Targeted Killing of an American

ACLU, Ron Paul, and Host Of Others Properly Weigh In On The Targeted Killing of an American

Following the President’s directed killing of American Anwar Awlaki, the hypocritical positions of the Obama administration on issues of constitutional important are clearly on the table.   Hopefully, we will start to see an honest discussion about the relative legitimacy of targeted killings, treatment at Guantanamo. military commissions, etc.  His views on the death penalty should also be…

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The Hasan and Al-Awlaki Connection – It’s Impact On Any Fair Trial?

The Hasan and Al-Awlaki Connection – It’s Impact On Any Fair Trial?

http://www.statesman.com/blogs/content/shared-gen/blogs/austin/investigative/entries/2011/09/30/slain_alawlaki_a_central_figur.html http://today.msnbc.msn.com/id/44727191/ns/today-today_news/t/radical-american-cleric-anwar-al-awlaki-killed-officials-say/ The ACLU should soon weigh in: http://www.usatoday.com/news/washington/story/2011-09-30/awlaki-legal/50620240/1

Kill or Capture – Presidential Ordered Assassination of a Material Witness: How Will It Impact On The Hasan Trial? Will the coverup continue?

Kill or Capture – Presidential Ordered Assassination of a Material Witness: How Will It Impact On The Hasan Trial? Will the coverup continue?

The attached article from CAIR raises imporpant constitutional issues associated with the drone attack on An-Awlaki and others in his entourage.  Sadly, the national media has not yet focused on these important underlying legal issues. However, tt should be no surprise – the US Army has been noticeably silent on the important due process issues related…

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Al-Awlaki – A Pictorial and Narrative History

Al-Awlaki – A Pictorial and Narrative History

Media outlets continue to tie American Al-Awlaki to Fort Hood Hood Defendant Nidal Hasan.  The impact of this coverage on the ability for Major Hasan to receive a fair trial presents a serious issue. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-11658920 http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-15124450 http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2011/09/30/washington-praises-killing-al-awlaki/

Volume 7 Inspire Magazine – Praises Hasan

Volume 7 Inspire Magazine – Praises Hasan

Inspire 7 In the attached edition of Inspire, Nidal Hasan is praised by Anwar Al-Awlaki in the following terms, How can there be any dispute about the virtue of what he has done? Attributions like this to Anwar Al-Alwaki make it all the  more compelling that the US Army fully disclose all classified information related to Al-Awlaki.