March 25, 2012

Sarkozy Oversteps on Terror

Barry Lando, The Daily Beast

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Sarkozy would, in effect be creating what amounts to Thought Crime, as chillingly depicted in Orwell’s 1984.

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TAGGED: France, Nicolas Sarkozy, Toulouse


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