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Zywiec Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed May-02-07 11:27 AM
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49. Of course military mailed has always been censored.
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  -No more military blogs, emails must be reviewed AnnInLa  May-02-07 09:38 AM   #0 
  - Censorship. It's the American way in Bush's America.  AndyA   May-02-07 09:39 AM   #1 
  - Ok, I can maybe understand the blog thing, but personal emails? WTF?  Nickster   May-02-07 09:40 AM   #2 
  - Haven't soldiers ALWAYS been encourage to write letters to their families? Until now that is.  Blue State Native   May-02-07 09:49 AM   #10 
     - Nothing new. Military personnel in combat zones have always been censored.  TahitiNut   May-02-07 11:22 AM   #48 
  - Kick.  Heidi   May-02-07 09:41 AM   #3 
  - If we let our troops have Free Speech, pretty soon everyone would want it.  dicksteele   May-02-07 09:41 AM   #4 
  - What a shame! So now the soldiers  Justyce   May-02-07 09:42 AM   #5 
  - I'm sure all emails will not be stopped, only  AnnInLa   May-02-07 11:04 AM   #42 
  - Infuriating for the soldiers, I'm sure; is this even legal? nt  babylonsister   May-02-07 09:44 AM   #6 
  - Here's the permalink  displacedtexan   May-02-07 09:46 AM   #7 
  - The troops signed up and  MOD   May-02-07 09:47 AM   #8 
  - That isn't exactly true...but YOU know that  Horse with no Name   May-02-07 09:49 AM   #11 
  - Which part, isn't  MOD   May-02-07 09:56 AM   #12 
     - Just looking over my oath of office...  Squatch   May-02-07 10:02 AM   #13 
     - That is your oath not  MOD   May-02-07 10:06 AM   #15 
        - I am beyond my contractural obligation to the Army.  Squatch   May-02-07 10:12 AM   #19 
           - So now you admit that  MOD   May-02-07 10:15 AM   #21 
              - I admit that the truth and the BS you're spewing are two different things  Squatch   May-02-07 10:18 AM   #24 
     - "United States Military Oath of Allegiance" READ THIS. Where does it say you lose your right to FREE  in_cog_ni_to   May-02-07 10:09 AM   #17 
     - Sorry, the oath is not the same thing  MOD   May-02-07 10:25 AM   #28 
        - Are you having problems reading?  Squatch   May-02-07 10:29 AM   #30 
     - Welcome to DU - MOD  Zywiec   May-02-07 11:14 AM   #46 
  - Many of the troops signed up because they wanted to fight for our country  Horse with no Name   May-02-07 10:17 AM   #23 
  - They can't have the soldiers telling their families that they are miserable under  Horse with no Name   May-02-07 09:49 AM   #9 
  - CONTROL THE FLOW OF INFORMATION. Keep the troops in the dark and keep the public  in_cog_ni_to   May-02-07 10:06 AM   #14 
  - Can't see how this doesn't violate the first amendment  Lobster Martini   May-02-07 10:09 AM   #16 
  - Repeat after me,  MOD   May-02-07 10:13 AM   #20 
     - Man, are you completely talking from your ass, or what?  Squatch   May-02-07 10:17 AM   #22 
     - More likely he is just "concerned"  Horse with no Name   May-02-07 10:19 AM   #26 
        - More likely *another* goosestepping RW automaton  Squatch   May-02-07 10:22 AM   #27 
           - That's a good one  MOD   May-02-07 10:32 AM   #32 
              - Aha. So you really are an expert because you live *near* an AFB.  Squatch   May-02-07 10:34 AM   #33 
                 - Atleast I know the difference  MOD   May-02-07 10:40 AM   #36 
                    - Very telling, "I 'ALMOST' joined"  Horse with no Name   May-02-07 10:48 AM   #39 
                       - Ten years ago  MOD   May-02-07 10:56 AM   #40 
     - Reading Comprehension problem?  in_cog_ni_to   May-02-07 10:18 AM   #25 
     - So they get to defend the Constitution...they just don't get to have the benefits derived therefrom.  Old and In the Way   May-02-07 10:30 AM   #31 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   May-02-07 11:06 AM   #44 
     - the Constitution still fucking applies  alarimer   May-02-07 11:17 AM   #47 
  - Well, unfortunately, this shows the military what they are fighting for.  Frustratedlady   May-02-07 10:10 AM   #18 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-02-07 10:25 AM   #29 
  - Soon they will need political officers attached to each company.  Old and In the Way   May-02-07 10:35 AM   #34 
  - They already have them  htuttle   May-02-07 10:48 AM   #38 
  - Now, to the point....  frogcycle   May-02-07 10:37 AM   #35 
  - We say the same thing but  MOD   May-02-07 10:45 AM   #37 
  - This will hit the RW harder than progressives  AnnInLa   May-02-07 11:00 AM   #41 
  - So Congress must have used these blogs and emails as support for pulling the troops out  Nikki Stone1   May-02-07 11:05 AM   #43 
  - Haven't soldiers in war usually had their correspondence screened?  kineta   May-02-07 11:13 AM   #45 
  - Of course military mailed has always been censored.  Zywiec   May-02-07 11:27 AM   #49 
  - Yes, they/we have.  TahitiNut   May-02-07 11:27 AM   #50 
  - Update: Interview with the bozo in the mil who wrote this new regulation  AnnInLa   May-02-07 12:02 PM   #51 

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