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POTUS Killing Americans on U.S. Soil: Eric Holder’s Evasive, Manipulative Letter

By CONOR FRIEDERSDORF, published in The Atlantic

On December 7, 1941, Japanese war planes bombed the U.S. naval base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Six decades later, Al Qaeda terrorists flew hijacked airplanes into the World Trade Center and the Pentagon. Neither President Roosevelt nor President Bush targeted and killed Americans on U.S. soil in the aftermath of those attacks. Doing so wouldn’t have made any sense.  Continue reading