Breaking: Khalid Sheikh Mohammed Won’t Participate in His Military Commission
So reports the media. I, for one, am shocked: it’s almost as if KSM has concluded, having been waterboarded (read: tortured) 183 times in one month, that the U.S. might not actually be committed to the highest standards of fairness and justice now.
Come on, KSM. Can’t bygones be bygones? Heed Obama’s injunction: now is the time to look forward, not backward.