By Rebecca Gordon
The usa helped identify the foreign rules guiding the prosecution of conflict crimes beginning with the Nuremberg tribunal following international warfare II, while Nazi officers have been held responsible for their crimes opposed to humanity. however the American govt and felony approach have continuously refused to use those related rules to our personal officers. Now Rebecca Gordon takes at the explosive job of indicting” the officers who in a simply society might be wear trial for struggle crimes. a few may possibly brush aside this as a symbolic workout. yet what's at stake here's the very soul of the nation.
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American Nuremberg: The U.S. Officials Who Should Stand Trial for Post-9/11 War Crimes by Rebecca Gordon