Because freedom can't protect itself
I Bet Stalin would have loved Guantanamo Bay.
While torture is absolutely wrong, why are these making it to our civilian courts? These people should be considered combatants as they were apprehended in these combat zones, not at the "Mom and Pop" shop down the street. Would we do the same for people such as Adolph Hitler or Joseph Stalin. I think not!
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