Yet the TSA still commands a budget of nearly $8 billion."
You can think he’s guilty, he might be guilty. But the fact remains he has the right to be innocent until proven guilty, the right of habeas corpus, and the right of due process. He has received none of these.
Why doesn’t that scare anyone else?
I’m on an antiwar email discussion group for Come Home America (check it out if you’re not familiar with them), and one of today’s emails was about Bradley Manning. It made this point, which I thought was excellent: Even if he is given a trial eventually, can it ever be fair at this point? After all, Manning has already been declared guilty by the President of the United States. For him ,the justice system is probably irrevocably biased.