Various news

Various news

Bush’s convention bounce vanishes as race tightens. And that’s from The Wall Street Journal!

Kofi Annan declares US invasion of Iraq illegal

Bush team ‘knew of abuse’ at Guantánamo

Americans guilty of Afghan torture

An Afghan court has found three Americans guilty of torturing Afghans in a private jail.

The ringleaders got ten year terms. I’m guessing Afghan prisons are hellholes and that the other prisoners will not be overjoyed to see them.

Blair warns of climate change catastrophe

Tony Blair warned today that time was “running out” to avert the human and economic catastrophe of unchecked climate change.