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Obama, Feinstein Shut Down Fourth Amendment Debate

DSMike Wrote: Dec 28, 2012 3:40 PM
It is true that Bush opened the doors for progressives to enact the kind of control they always crave, historically speaking...But he was not truly a conservative.
Original Saepe_Expertus Wrote: Dec 28, 2012 8:00 PM
wtmoore...O'BAMA EARNED nothing! It was all handed to him. AND...he has ACHIEVED nothing!
magnetar Wrote: Dec 28, 2012 7:37 PM
hey look up Antonio Johnson, then we can talk about racism
wtmoore1 Wrote: Dec 28, 2012 5:57 PM
How about the first to use racist rhetoric loses?

Oh yeah, I forgot how little they care about actual racism. They are too worried about "race-baiting" and cries of reverse racism and the dreaded race "card" to recognize it for what it is. Get real. Calling racism for what it is gets to the heart of the problem. People who think they can use that language and get away with it.
JRusso Wrote: Dec 28, 2012 5:35 PM
first to pull the race card loses. You lose, wtmoore1.

Obama is an ACTUAL racist who hates this country.
wtmoore1 Wrote: Dec 28, 2012 3:57 PM
That post really referred to Obama as "Rousseau's Noble Savage"?!?

What is wrong with this picture? Obama isn't perfect, and you can disagree with him all you want, but its the devolution into racist rhetoric so easily by the right that concerns me. These comments are frequent, and anonymous sites reveal the reality of racism that is still pervasive in this country.

Many on the right feel disdain and a lack of respect for Obama. And he certainly isn't helped in their minds by the fact that he's black. The right look on Obama as an affirmative action President, just as they look at other successful African-Americans. As if they didn't earn what they have achieved.
Senate Intelligence Committee Chair Dianne Feinstein has been presided over four days of committee debate over reauthorization of the FISA Amendments Act with an iron fist and incredible subordination to the Obama Administration. The FISA Amendments Act of 2008 was set to expire, but President Obama has been pushing for its un-amended reauthorization.

The FISA Amendments Act largely exempted the federal government from having to work through a special court system in order to obtain warrants to monitor communications involving Americans. While President Obama was in the Senate, he opposed the legislation. Now that he's actually wielding the levers of...