Juan Cole reports on the Bush Regime’s judicial appointments elsewhere…
“Co-education violates Islamic injunctions and social morality.”
“Cable tv undermines social morality and the people of Afghanistan oppose it.”
This are direct quotes from media interviews with Afghanistan’s Chief Justice, Fazil Hadi Shinwari (the head of their Supreme Court). Nice, eh? Real high quality democracy we’ve got going there, American style human rights are clearly high on the agenda… NOT. With this as an example, whadda ya think we’re going to wind up with in Iraq?