America's Greatest Threat
By Keith Olbermann
We have lived as if in a trance.
We have lived. as people in fear.
And now - our rights and our freedoms in peril - we slowly awake
to learn that we have been afraid of the wrong thing.
Therefore, tonight, have we truly become, the inheritors of our
For, on this first full day that the Military Commissions Act is
in force, we now face what our ancestors faced, at other times
of exaggerated crisis and melodramatic fear-mongering:
A government more dangerous to our liberty, than is the enemy it
claims to protect us from.
10/18/06 MSNBC - Video - Runtime 8 Minutes
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