Thursday, August 8, 2013

Bahrain Torture Continues, HPers Yawn

In yet another classic display of hypocrisy and double standards, the news out of US ally Bahrain today was met with apathy and disinterest from the Huffington Post crowd. Here's the screaming headline:

And here's some of the top comments, basically all of them either blamed religion in general or the USA for not being any better. None of the screaming outrage you would expect if, say, an Israeli soldier punched a protester.

Incredible double standards.

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