Sunday, February 6, 2011
Aafia and Raymond -- Justice of the Mighty
Aafia: Kidnapped, tortured, held in secret and then in isolation
>> Raymond: Pampered, full access to lawyers of his choice and his embassy
Aafia: Vienna Convention disregarded
>> Raymond: Vienna Convention invoked
Aafia: US & Pak govts worked tirelessly to ensure she never goes free
>> Raymond: US & Pak govts working tirelessly to ensure he goes free as soon as possible
Aafia: Harmed no one
>> Raymond: Killed 2 human beings and caused 1 additional death
Aafia: imprisoned for 86 years for "attempting to kill her captors"
>> Raymond: Given immunity and expected to be released in a few days
Aafia: Citizen of Pakistan
>> Raymond; Citizen of USA
To quote from Mel Brooks: "Its good to be king!"