Recently, some of us have been wandering the Twittersphere, searching for a congressman or congresswoman who will speak openly about their opposition to drone killing and drone surveillance.
The tweets keep going out, but all we can detect is darkness.
Maybe we need a brighter lantern?
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Image of Diogenes with his lantern by Jules Bastien-Lepage from Wikipedia.
(See Zombie Alert! (How Government Secrecy Seduces Congress to Support War) )
(See When THE PEOPLE Take Control: "Anything Can Happen")
First Reps. Raúl M. Grijalva (D-AZ) and Keith Ellison (D-MN) called the U.S. on the carpet for dodging the call from the international community to come clean about its drone killings. Then Reps. Adam Schiff (D-CA) and Walter Jones (R-NC) submitted a bill calling for drone transparency. So ... are we finally going to get the truth?
(See REAL Progressives Demand that the U.S. Come Clean on Drone Killings)