David Knopfler Blog

Somewhat political observations

Sunday, May 14, 2006

John Pilger's take on Chávez

Timely piece in yesterday's Guardian

Thursday, May 11, 2006

Guantanamo Bay

"The existence of Guantanamo Bay remains unacceptable...iit should close... The historic tradition of the United States as a beacon of freedom, liberty and of justice deserves the removal of this symbol."

Attorney General Lord Goldsmith

Thursday, May 04, 2006

Torture "widespread" under U.S. custody: Amnesty

Torture "widespread" under U.S. custody: Amnesty