Birds of a feather, Pinochet and Ashcroft

A Chilean court has issued 129 arrest warrants for those involved in murder and torture for the Pinochet dictatorship and a US court just ruled that Former Atty General John Ashcroft can be sued for his role in illegal detentions.

From Marc Cooper (who was a translator for the Allende government and barely escaped with his life)

On my planned Labor Day BBQ I’ll pop open an extra Corona or two, toasting to the tough luck shared by both the former Chilean state police and the former U.S. Attorney General. Birds of a feather.