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Re: How NSA access was built into Windows



On Thu, 2007-01-18 at 13:27 -0700, Robin Laing wrote:
> John Bowden wrote:
> > On Thu, 2007-01-18 at 10:15 -0500, Lyvim Xaphir wrote:
> >> "Character is what you do when nobody's looking." - J.C. Watts
> >> °°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°
> >>
> > So your constitution makes it illegal to lock up and torture US citizens
> > but its not illegal to lock up and torture none US citizens, - without
> > due course to a court and proof they are guilty. Its this two tier form
> > of democracy that the Arab states are so suspicious of.
> 
> Actually part of the Geneva Convention.  If a combatant is not in 
> uniform, they are not given the same rights as an enemy soldier.  I have 
> read it when the whole discussion about the rights of enemy combatants 
> and enemy soldiers came up years ago.
> 
> 
> -- 
> Robin Laing
> 
True but common decency should be enough to stop torture. What is a
uniform? Camouflage and regimental paraphernalia, black head scarf and
bierd? 
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