47 *BEN JABO - All Bad Choices - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Mark of Lewiston
    • 25.09.07 | 23:22 (IST)

    The problem is that they are human and politicians. Since the end of WWII, we have allowed our presidents powers to increase without proper checks or balances. We trust them too much. Someone with little power and responsibility can screw up and there is generally little impact. But with the unchecked power and authority we currently allow our presidents, one of their screw ups can affect generations. I'm not sure I like anybody currently running. But I am sure that we need to recurb the power of the office.

    from the article: Report: Cheney may have mulled pushing Israel to hit Iran
    First published 00:00 23.09.07 | Last updated 00:00 23.09.07
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