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Obama's Foreign Entanglements

By Ben Pershing
In his inaugural address, President Obama approvingly quoted George Washington. But exactly one month into his term, the 44th president is not so far paying heed to one of the first president's most famous warnings: Beware of foreign entanglements.

In Ottawa Thursday, Obama reassured Canada that the U.S. would not do anything to diminish the alliance between the two countries or weaken the ties that bind, whether on trade, energy or Afghanistan. In Seoul, Hillary Clinton spoke of forming a "common front" with Asian allies in handling nuclear negotiations in North Korea, where, she controversially suggested, Kim Jong Il might not be in power much longer. In Poland, Robert Gates told NATO allies that the new administration "has not yet reviewed where it is on a whole range of issues" related to Europe, missile defense and Russia. In Israel, U.S. diplomats are trying to figure out how to kick-start the peace process as Benjamin Netanyahu prepares to form a new government.

For Obama, the most sobering thought is that dealing with this panopoly of foreign challenges might just be easier than handling the domestic ones.

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By Ben Pershing  |  February 20, 2009; 8:21 AM ET
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So true, Ben. Does President Obama realize that the Bush-Cheney "extrajudicial punishment network" remains in place here at home...

torturing and decimating "innocent but targeted" American families...

...and endangering his presidency?


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ATTENTION: MAYORS / GOVERNORS / STAFF (please forward)

RE: DOJ-approved RADIATION WEAPONRY (a/k/a "Directed Energy Weapons"...

...being used by security/law enforcement and their nationwide vigilante "extrajudicial punishment network"...

...to TORTURE your constituents

ONGOING 'EXTRAJUDICIAL PUNISHMENT NETWORK'
TORTURES INNOCENT BUT TARGETED AMERICANS...

...WITH DOJ-APPROVED RADIATION WEAPONRY AND GOV'T-SUPPORTED COMMUNITY GANG STALKING.

WHEN WILL BARACK OBAMA AND ERIC HOLDER RESTORE THE RULE OF LAW IN BUCKS COUNTY, PA, PHILA., NYC, D.C. AND ALL ACROSS AMERICA?

An IMMEDIATE series of executive orders banning the Bush-Cheney "extrajudicial punishment vigilante network"...

...and its coordinated array of "programs of personal destruction"...

...could dismantle this American Gestapo -- and stop the persecution of untold thousands of unconstitutionally "targeted" U.S. citizens and their families...

...a methodical American genocide that surely has contributed to the mortgage meltdown that spawned the global financial crisis.

The "Truth Commission" is needed.

But first, President Obama and Atty. Gen. Holder, end the crimes against humanity and the unconstitutional abuses of power.

IT IS DAY 32 OF THE OBAMA ADMINISTRATION.

DO YOU R*E*A*L*L*Y KNOW WHAT YOUR SECURITY MULTI-AGENCY COORDINATION NETWORK IS UP TO?

http://www.nowpublic.com/world/gestapo-usa-govt-funded-vigilante-network-targets-terrorizes-u-s-citizens
http://www.nowpublic.com/world/domestic-torture-radiation-weaponry-americas-horrific-shame

OR (if links are corrupted / disabled):
http://www.NowPublic.com/scrivener

Posted by: scrivener50 | February 20, 2009 11:54 AM | Report abuse

Not exactly "easy" when you have the Clintons at State to worry about. And I do mean both of them...

http://www.political-buzz.com/

Posted by: parkerfl1 | February 20, 2009 8:27 AM | Report abuse

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