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CSPAN
Jul 31, 2016 12:00pm EDT
, the obama war on terror has been executed in a similar manner to the george bush wear on terror. what is your potential about that? >> there is less difference from obama supporters from my view of things that i would like to see. i think obama wanted to change things. >> host: in what way? >> guantanamo bay, fundamentally. i think holder wanted to return to military commission. >> host: but guantanamo bay was open and eric holder gave the cases back to the military committ committee. >> guest: i think politically they were not up to the task. i want to come back to guantanamo bay but i want to say on surveillance it is a little more murky in terms of what they wanted and didn't want. this administration has used these surveillance powers and in the drone program, which i talk about in the book, the targeted killing programs with weaponized drones, the obama administration stepped this up exponentially and it is their way of conducting the war on terror and without dicial review. do you want the executive to get into the business of deciding who should be killed? who is an ameri
CSPAN
Jul 24, 2016 9:00pm EDT
that it has been executed in a similar manner than george bush. what's your opinion about that? >> guest: obama supporters from my view of things would have liked to see but i think obama wanted to change things. guantÁnamo fundamentally i think they did want to return the commissions and have them be in court. >> host: but eric holder gave the courses back. they failed time and time again and i want to come back to guantÁnamo but it's a little more murky in terms of what they wanted and didn't want to because in the drone program i talk about in the book the targeted killing program for the weaponize drones the obama administration so all of these and without the judicial review that is a very dicey area that you want the executive to get into the business of deciding who should be killed. you think about how the country was founded on many principles against a general laurent that you have to have a suspicion for against executive killing and executive attention. obama had and cleaned the legacy up from the bush administration. having said that i think you've tried on a num
CSPAN
Jul 23, 2016 10:00pm EDT
obama war on terror has been executed very similar manner to the george bush war on terror. what is your opinion about that? >> guest: there is less difference than obama's supporters, at least from my view of things, would like to see. i think obama acdhatually wanteo change things. >> host: in what way? >> guest: guantanamo bay, i think holder wanted to return and have them in federal court. >> host: but holder gave them back to the military commission. >> guest: i think politically they were not up to the tasked. i think they failed time and time again politically. i want to come back to guantanamo bay. i want to say on surveillance it is murky in terms of what they wanted and didn't want. this administration has used surveillance powers and in the drone program, the targeted killing programs with weaponized drones, the obama administration has stepped this up exponentially. it is their way of conducting the war on terror. without judicial review. that is a dicy area. you really want the executive of getting into the business of deciding who should be killed and who is guilty or
CSPAN
Jul 25, 2016 12:00am EDT
the george bush war on terror what is your opinion about that? >> guest: my view of things would have liked to see that i see it this way obama wanted to change things. guantÁnamo fundamentally i think border did want to return the commissions ancommission didn'tn federal court. >> guest: they were not up to the task politically and i want to come back to guantÁnamo but to say it is a little murky in terms of what they wanted and didn't want to because this administration have used the power in the programs i talk about in the book the targeted killing programs of weaponize drones the obama administration set this up exponentially conducting the war on terror so all of these and without the review even including an american citizen you really want the executive to get into the business of deciding who's guilty and innocent and who should be killed? if you think about how this country was founded it was on many principles against a general warrant that you had to have specific suspicion for executive detention. obama did and really cleaned this legacy up from the bush administration.
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