Los Angeles Times: President Obama “A Disaster for Civil Liberties”

Max Eternity – Not only did President Obama retain Bush and Cheney’s draconian civil liberties laws, such as the Patriot Act, Obama has also expanded on them, writes Jonathan Turley at the LA Times.  One man, Turley says, “is primarily responsible for the disappearance of civil liberties from the national debate, and he is Barack Obama.”  Turley goes on to say that though many Obama supporters, pundits and scholars are reluctant to admit it, Obama has, nevertheless, “proved a disaster not just for specific civil liberties but the civil liberties cause in the United States.” Read more.

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