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Schieffer on Snowden: ‘I Don’t Remember Martin Luther King Jr. Or Rosa Parks Hiding In China’

Somebody should remind him that MLK was killed by the government on record, and Rosa Parks was not being accused of Treason.

“I like people who are willing to stand up to the government,” Schieffer began. “As a reporter, it’s my job to do that from time to time. Some of the people I admire most are in the government. Men and women who led the civil rights movement— Rosa Parks, Martin Luther King, Jr.—they are true heroes. I’m not ready to put Edward Snowden in that category. For one thing, I don’t remember Martin Luther Jing, Jr. or Rosa Parks running off and hiding in China. The people who led the civil rights movement were willing to break the law and suffer the consequences. That’s a little different than putting the nation’s security at risk and running away.”

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Is he a dunce

Are there any black people in China? I remember when Paul eat that Old as -hat lunch.

Money talks and dogs bark

So, you can do the right thing and run

or do the right thing and present yourself for martyrdom.

Hmm...is his point that we should present ourselves for martyrdom or do the WRONG thing?

Defend Liberty!

Notice those with nothing to hide, that only report the

Propaganda are coming out to speak in favor of Constitutional violations, not only against all Americans, but even themselves. It shows that they have no concern that they will ever report anything against the regime, and only defend it, while true journalists are screaming from the rooftops.

Always remember:
"It does not require a majority to prevail, but rather an irate, tireless minority keen to set brush fires in people's minds." ~ Samuel Adams
If they hate us for our freedom, they must LOVE us now....

Stay IRATE, remain TIRELESS, an

How did that work out for MLK Jr?

How did that work out for MLK Jr?

The Civil Rights Movement

In the civil rights movement, our government still, for the most part, followed the restrictions imposed on it in the 4th Amendment. They certainly pretended to.

Now, they blatantly ignore it.

Whatever the risks to Rosa Parks and MLK's lives from brutal individuals, the system was still not going to impose a death penalty for misdemeanors or even felonies. They mostly had to fear bad apples.

Snowden lives at a time when you can be droned without trial by those same bad apples who have no restraints on them due to their positions of power. He knows he can be thrown in jail naked until trial, or sent somewhere never to be seen again.

Schieffer has zero credibility--he's completely blinded by fear.

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Martin Luther King was assassinated! Guess he might have been safer there!

Schieffer is wrong

Its not the nation's security that's at risk, its the people's privary and flagrant violation of the Constitution (4th Amendment).
When are you media hacks ever going to get it right?
If Rosa Parks and Dr. King Jr. were alive today, the American people would not know of their acts...There would be NO MEDIA coverage, and possibly they could be arrested, and detained indefinately.
Holy Crapola Mr. Schieffer, I thought you knew about all this stuff.
How conveniently we forget.
Looks like the "story" you are trying to spin is that Snowden is a threat to NATIONAL SECURITY...By telling the people they're being spied upon...I've got news for you, it aint working.