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Obama's Land of the LOST

ResistWeMuch Wrote: May 25, 2012 1:02 PM
Allidunce wrote: "I think the moderates who post here (like ModMark) would agree with me that it's sad we as Americans cant put our differences aside for this one wknd and come together to show respect and support for our troops." Last year: Allidunce wrote: “My bf thinks, and I agree, that concerned citizens should boycott Memorial Day this year until our government does the right thing and starts withdrawing troops from Afghanistan. We have to do an unpopular brave thing sometimes to effect change for the better.”

What's green and blue and grabby all over? President Obama's new pressure campaign for Congress to ratify the Law of the Sea Treaty (LOST).

The fight over LOST goes back three decades, when it was first rejected by President Ronald Reagan. He warned that "no national interest of the United States could justify handing sovereign control of two-thirds of the Earth's surface over to the Third World." According to top Reagan officials William Clark and Ed Meese, their boss believed the "central, and abiding, defect" was "its effort to promote global government at the expense of sovereign nation states...