Undisciplined and out-of-control guards at a prison force detainees to wear panties on their heads and the Times writes countless editorials denouncing the military, the government, the Republican Party ... the entire United States of America. But a terrorist group actually commits a savage terrorist act and the Times is shamefully silent.
Reservists didn't abuse detainees in a vacuum
The leaders who fostered detainee abuse must be held accountable too.
Congratulations to military prosecutors who this week won conviction of a ninth Army reservist for abusing detainees at the Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq. They now should go after the superiors who created an environment in which abuse flourished. (link)
Perhaps the ire of these champions of the oppressed would be aroused had Hamas forced Sasson Nuriel to wear panties on his head ... before they sliced it off.