With the poison pill to enrich Wall Street farther, as a bribe to keep the country funded-- you know to pay bills that were already accrued-- we are seeing the first results of Americans handing over the reins of power to the right.
Some has been showing up for a few years when the House was given to the right. First was blocking any action on problems. Then were bills to benefit the wealthy or to end health care insurance for those too poor to afford it. Some was outright okaying of theft.
And thus it will go as apparently the American people, those who hate the very idea of health care for all but approve torture for some, want this. Who are we? Seriously-- who are we? Don't bother saying a Christian nation. That is just a bad joke and it's not funny any more.
And then, there is
Who is defending Dick Cheney or torture? I have heard them out there online trying to say well ISIS is worse. Probably but what leads to an ISIS? And even if none of this despicable torture did influence people to join ISIS, does one evil justify another? I can steal because someone else steals more? We know that's not true-- or have we lost all sense of values?