Military Commissions Act of 2006

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This is a topic, with start date September 6, 2006 and end date October 17, 2006.

Its theme(s) are Terrorism, United States domestic politics, War.

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Act should be overturned

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Compromise bill should be passed

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The Best for the Worst by Jacob Sullum (Reason, October 4, 2006) ([hhttp://www.reason.com/sullum/100406.shtml view])

Act should be passed

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Clarifying Torture by Ronald Bailey (Reason, September 18, 2006) (view)

Competing Graham-McCain-Warner bill should be passed

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All items that address this topic (96 total)[edit]

Title Author Source Date
Changes could harm American prisoners Reading Eagle editorial board Reading Eagle 2006-08-26
Wonder Why It's Been A Quiet Five Years On The Home Front? Ed Morrissey Captain's Quarters 2006-09-06
A Sudden Sense of Urgency The New York Times editorial board The New York Times 2006-09-07
Ending the Lawlessness The Washington Post editorial board The Washington Post 2006-09-07
Hold Bush to the Law in Terror-Suspect Cases The Seattle Times editorial board The Seattle Times 2006-09-08
Terrorist suspects should be tried, but Bush plan brings objections Kansas City Star editorial board Kansas City Star 2006-09-08
Vengeance V. Victory St. Louis Post-Dispatch editorial board St. Louis Post-Dispatch 2006-09-08
A Solution for Trials The Washington Post editorial board The Washington Post 2006-09-09
Judgment at Guantanamo David B. Rivkin Jr. Lee A. Casey The Wall Street Journal 2006-09-09
The Fifth Anniversary The Washington Post editorial board The Washington Post 2006-09-10
Keep War Crimes Criminal Wigwam Daily Kos 2006-09-11
Seeking justice Nat Hentoff The Washington Times 2006-09-11
Enact the President’s Code for Military Commissions Andrew C. McCarthy National Review 2006-09-13
A Crucial Choice The Washington Post editorial board The Washington Post 2006-09-14
Tortured Logic Investor's Business Daily editorial board Investor's Business Daily 2006-09-14
A Defining Moment for America The Washington Post editorial board The Washington Post 2006-09-15
A skewed view of detainee rights The Washington Times editorial board The Washington Times 2006-09-15
For McCain, It's Personal James Taranto Best of the Web Today 2006-09-15
Lawless 'Compromises' The Nation editorial board The Nation 2006-09-15
Stampeding Congress The New York Times editorial board The New York Times 2006-09-15
GOP Stand Against Torture Bangor Daily News editorial board Bangor Daily News 2006-09-16
They Liked It When It Was McCain's Idea John Hinderaker Power Line 2006-09-16
A License to Abuse The Washington Post editorial board The Washington Post 2006-09-17
Listen to McCain and Powell Chicago Tribune editorial board Chicago Tribune 2006-09-17
No Rubber Stamp for Bush Los Angeles Times editorial board Los Angeles Times 2006-09-17
Playing nice: A luxury we can't afford New Hampshire Union Leader editorial board New Hampshire Union Leader 2006-09-17
Questions for the Interrogators Fareed Zakaria Newsweek 2006-09-17
Clarifying Torture Ronald Bailey Reason 2006-09-18
Geneva Contention The Wall Street Journal editorial board The Wall Street Journal 2006-09-18
How Bush Rules: The Torturer-in-Chief Sidney Blumenthal The Huffington Post 2006-09-18
Judge, jury, and torturer James Carroll The Boston Globe 2006-09-18
King of Pain Paul Krugman The New York Times 2006-09-18
The Kafka Strategy Bob Herbert The New York Times 2006-09-18
The Trap William Kristol The Weekly Standard 2006-09-18
Tortured Debate National Review editorial board National Review 2006-09-18
'Whatever it takes': Protecting America is a dirty job New Hampshire Union Leader editorial board New Hampshire Union Leader 2006-09-19
Fighting for our honor H.D.S. Greenway The Boston Globe 2006-09-19
McCain's Dubious High Ground Rich Lowry National Review 2006-09-19
Torture is Torture Eugene Robinson The Washington Post 2006-09-19
Warm and fuzzy talk is a weak defense against terrorists Cal Thomas The Salt Lake Tribune 2006-09-19
How should this country treat its terror suspects? Mark Davis The Dallas Morning News 2006-09-20
Into a Moral Desert Harold Meyerson The Washington Post 2006-09-20
McCain knows firsthand need to limit torture rules DeWayne Wickham USA Today 2006-09-20
Rules for the Real World The New York Times editorial board The New York Times 2006-09-20
Tortured by Mistake The Washington Post editorial board The Washington Post 2006-09-20
Being Nice Will Get Us Killed Deroy Murdock National Review 2006-09-21
Compromised The New Republic editorial board The New Republic 2006-09-21
Rendering Unto Syria The Wall Street Journal editorial board The Wall Street Journal 2006-09-21
Suicidal hand-wringing Thomas Sowell The Washington Times 2006-09-21
The Torture of Liberty Bob Herbert The New York Times 2006-09-21
A Bad Bargain The New York Times editorial board The New York Times 2006-09-22
The Abuse Can Continue The Washington Post editorial board The Washington Post 2006-09-22
An Antiterror Victory The Wall Street Journal editorial board The Wall Street Journal 2006-09-23
We've sunk to bin Laden's level Joseph L. Galloway The Miami Herald 2006-09-23
A tortured policy San Francisco Chronicle editorial board San Francisco Chronicle 2006-09-24
Bush, McCain and 'torture' Robert J. Caldwell The San Diego Union-Tribune 2006-09-24
Torture by any other name is just as vile Andrew Sullivan The Times 2006-09-24
A government of laws Nat Hentoff The Washington Times 2006-09-25
Do Unto Your Enemy... Paul Rieckhoff The New York Times 2006-09-25
National security vs. our national soul Cathy Young The Boston Globe 2006-09-25
Tortured Reasoning Jonathan Rauch Reason 2006-09-25
A Case for Appeal The Washington Post editorial board The Washington Post 2006-09-26
Legalizing Tyranny Andrew Sullivan The Daily Dish 2006-09-26
Torture is always wrong Paul Campos Rocky Mountain News 2006-09-26
Rush to Error The Washington Post editorial board The Washington Post 2006-09-27
Rushing Off a Cliff The New York Times editorial board The New York Times 2006-09-27
Terrorist Rogues' Gallery Deroy Murdock National Review 2006-09-27
Don't Suspend Habeas Corpus Los Angeles Times editorial board Los Angeles Times 2006-09-28
Junking Checks and Balances? Aziz Huq The Huffington Post 2006-09-28
The Constitution has its Darkest Day While Harry Reid Sucks an Egg Howard A. Rodman The Huffington Post 2006-09-28
The White House Warden Bruce Ackerman Los Angeles Times 2006-09-28
So Long, It's Been Good to Know Ya Ellis Weiner The Huffington Post 2006-09-29
Without Further Delay Bill Frist National Review 2006-09-29
Treat detainees humanely, but not like citizens of U.S. Jonathan Gurwitz San Antonio Express-News 2006-09-30
At Gitmo, detainees get La-Z-Boys, pastries Mark Steyn Chicago Sun-Times 2006-10-01
Don't flout Geneva – or the tables could easily be turned Niall Ferguson The Daily Telegraph 2006-10-01
Profiles in Cowardice The Washington Post editorial board The Washington Post 2006-10-01
What My Father Saw at Nuremberg Christopher Dodd Los Angeles Times 2006-10-01
Bye, Bye Bill of Rights David Wallechinsky The Huffington Post 2006-10-02
Look Past The Tortured Distortions John Warner John McCain Lindsey Graham The Wall Street Journal 2006-10-02
Congress to Bush: Here are the Tools to Dictatorship, Go and Enjoy Christopher Durang The Huffington Post 2006-10-03
Congress' shameful retreat from American values Garrison Keillor Chicago Tribune 2006-10-04
The Best for the Worst Jacob Sullum Reason 2006-10-04
The Constitution, Writ or Wrong Adam J. White The Weekly Standard 2006-10-05
Habeas corpus sellout Nat Hentoff The Washington Times 2006-10-09
A Dangerous New Order The New York Times editorial board The New York Times 2006-10-19
Congress to Courts: 'Get Out of the War on Terror' John Yoo The Wall Street Journal 2006-10-19
Eroding detainees rights Nat Hentoff The Washington Times 2006-10-30
'We the people' Nat Hentoff The Washington Times 2006-11-20
American Liberty at the Precipice The New York Times editorial board The New York Times 2007-02-22
We are Americans Nat Hentoff The Washington Times 2007-03-19
Send jihadists to federal court Nat Hentoff The Washington Times 2007-04-02
Guantánamo Follies The New York Times editorial board The New York Times 2007-04-06
Move Along, Lady Liberty, This Doesn't Concern You Rachel Haimowitz The Huffington Post 2007-04-17
Leave well enough alone David B. Rivkin Jr. Lee A. Casey USA Today 2007-05-11
Uphold historic values USA Today editorial board USA Today 2007-05-11