Stories that have received short shrift in the "all Foley, all the time" atmosphere
The end of habeas corpus (see earlier posts). This detainee bill is a devastating blow to everything we stand for as a country, as well as a huge gift (with a big bow on it) to bin Laden.
From 10/3: 8 G.I.’s Die in Baghdad, Most in a Day Since ’05
700 Iraqi Policemen Under Investigation For "Possible Complicity" With Death Squads...
Shooting of 10 girls, 5 of whom have died, in Lancaster, PA Amish school This may be the least important one, in the larger scheme of things, but to me it is the saddest. I can also have nothing but awe and respect for the Amish community, which could give lessons to many Muslims, Christians and yes, even Jews - in forgiveness.