View Full Version : The Coming "New York" Jihadi Trial Disaster

11-18-2009, 12:00 PM
Forget the media chin-stroking and head-scratching. The intentions behind the administration's decision to try Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and his sideboys in Manhattan could not be clearer.

Simply put, Obama wishes to Mirandize the entire murderous crew.
I'm using that term as shorthand for the liberal tendency -- not to say "compulsion" -- to treat all underdogs as victims no matter what the circumstances.

In the liberal worldview, criminals are the ultimate underdogs, romantic rebels with all the power of society ranged against them. The liberal role in this regard is to help even the odds, to protect and nurture the criminal...