September 21st, 2006

Josh - wtf

Ming and the merciless

I don't know, is it me or do the Liberal Democrats actually seem to be making more and more sense? I voted for them in the last three elections, although until now they've only really felt like a party of protest. But Ming Campbell's speech at the party conference today actually made a lot of sense and had me wishing he was our PM. As cute and cuddly as Charles Kennedy was, I could never see him in No.10...

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Yes, yes and yes. This is what I want to hear from a politician! Someone who actually seems to have a moral backbone and the balls to tell Bush et al where they can shove their War on Civil Liberties Terror.

In other news, the UN chief anti-torture expert has reported that the use of torture in Iraq is 'worse than under Saddam'.

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Victims come from prisons run by US-led multinational forces as well as by the ministries of interior and defence and private militias, the report said.

full article here

So let's see... Three reasons we went to war:

1) WMD Never existed.
2) Iraq's link to Al Qaeda Never existed.
3) To depose an evil dictator who tortured his own people Now being done even better than before.

Hmmm... Seems like we're missing something here. Ah yes!

4) To secure the Iraqi oil supply.

They always seem to forget to mention that one...
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