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Certainly the Patriot Act would have never been passed, because it wasn’t available to us… It was almost 400 pages long, and became available less than an hour before it was debated on the House floor… The congressmembers were intimidated, "if I do nothing, my people gonna be mad, because they want us to do something". And the people are frightened. When they are frightened, they are much more willing to give us their liberties. But giving up their liberties won’t make them safer, that’s the real sad part of it.”
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Syria: Opposition Council Reportedly Set To Be Announced

ISTANBUL — A Syrian romantic says a organisation of antithesis members are set to announce a inhabitant legislature in their bid to benefaction a joined front opposite President Bashar Assad’s regime.

Louay Safi, a U.S.-based academic, tells a AP a organisation of activists will on Thursday announce a 130-member council, done adult of 60 banished opponents and 70 dissidents inside Syria.

Members of a organisation have been assembly in adjacent Turkey in an try to form a one platform, nonetheless not everybody among Syria’s opposition, fragmented by beliefs and mistrust, supports their initiative.

Safi says a Council is broad-based and includes Sunnis, Shiites, Alawites, Kurds and members of a Muslim Brotherhood. He says it is “open to everybody unless they are opposite democracy.”

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