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Entries Tagged as 'Hon. John Ashcroft'

Video: Ashcroft Talks About Freedom & Free Markets

January 13th, 2011 · No Comments

Yesterday, The Heritage Foundation and the Wall Street Journal released the 2011 Index of Economic Freedom. The Index examines the economies of 183 countries, then scores and ranks them based on 10 factors, including things like government spending, labor policies and corruption. According to the index, while the overall average of the world’s economies became […]

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Video: Ashcroft Discusses Civilian Terror Trials

January 11th, 2011 · No Comments

Former Attorney General Ashcroft discusses the trial of terrorist Khalid Shaikh Mohammed that is set to take place in a civilian courtroom. Hat tip: OfficialACLJ

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Video: Ashcroft: China Key to Decreasing North Korea’s Influence

June 3rd, 2010 · No Comments

Former U.S. Attorney General John Ashcroft delivered an address at the Heritage Foundation on Wednesday, emphasizing the importance of China’s role in North Korea. Hat tip:talkradionews

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Video: John Ashcroft at CPAC

February 23rd, 2010 · No Comments

Former Attorney General John Ashcroft speaks after at panel on balancing freedom and security at CPAC. H/T:MainJustice

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The Daily Show (2006): Ashcroft Argues Important of Using Aggressive Interrogation Tactics @ Guantanamo

June 19th, 2009 · No Comments

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Video: Ashcroft Argues Against Releasing Detainees Back into the “Stream of Battle.”

June 12th, 2009 · No Comments

Former US Attorney General John Ashcroft weighs the dangers of releasing Guantanamo detainees back into the “stream of battle.” By doing so, Ashcroft believes a situation is created where released detainees may possibly return to “take another shot.” Hat tip: Fora.tv

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