Interesting that those caught in the crossfire and those trying to help will be arrested along with the opposition. When a nation is split into two factions — the government and everyone else — the government has failed.
This video is called Royal Torture: Bahrain princess charged with activist abuse.
From Texas on the Potomac blog in the USA:
Ex-Rep. Solomon Ortiz among U.S. pols to speak at government-sponsored conference in Bahrain
Thursday, March 28, 2013
A former Texas Democratic congressman has joined a controversial ultraconservative Republican on the speaking roster for a government-organized conference in a Middle Eastern country known for its record of human rights abuses.
Former Rep. Solomon Ortiz of Corpus Christi is listed as one of the featured speakers and is set to give closing remarks at the Bahrain International Symposium that will take place March 31 – April 2. Ortiz joins former congressman Dan Burton of Indiana, a conspiracy theorist and bitter political enemy of former President Bill Clinton.
Burton is also a featured speaker at the event. No current members of Congress are on the list of speakers.
Burton made news last year…
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