Nu de International Criminal Court de Soedanese president heeft gedaagd, rijst de vraag of ex-president Bush en de Israelische regeringsleiders ooit voor dit Gerechtshof worden gedaagd om zich te verantwoorden voor hun wandaden.
The International Criminal Court recently issued an arrest warrant for Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir, a move Sudanese officials denounced as politically motivated. Will it ever be the case that the ICC takes former U.S. President George W. Bush to task?
..The American use of torture has been public knowledge or surmise since very early in President Bushs war on terror. Not many Americans seemed to take note or to protest at the time. There were individuals who protested; the American Civil Liberties Union was on the job, as were Amnesty International and other American nongovernmental organizations and citizens groups. They were mostly ignored. Questions were asked in Congress, but little ensued.
This was the amazing thing, really. Very few people among the American public seemed to careexcept Fox television executives, who recognize a commercial opportunity when it hits them between the eyes…