references the case of Rachel Corrie, 23 year-old American activist who was crushed to death by an Israeli army bulldozer while peacefully protesting (standing in front of a Palestinian home to help prevent its demolition). In a ruling condemned by Amnesty International, an Israeli court has held that the government bears no responsibility for her death.
The ‘War On Drugs’ has failed .. according to an influential report from the Global Commission on Drug Policy which said “the global war on drugs has failed, with devastating consequences for individuals and societies around the world.”
This is why I love political cartoons, my goodness how spot on. And to make it even more spot on, they should have added the one selling Mexico the bullets with a bold “USA” on the shoulder. Fuck the bloody drug war, it’s not worth it.
News that the approval rating for Congress has fallen to an abysmal all-time-low of 9%. They are now lower in the publics estimation than porn, polygamy, the BP Oil-Spill or America going ‘communist’ (used in the USA as a term of abuse rather than actually meaning ‘communist’). Good job, politician doods !