HUMAN SHIELDS UNSAFE? AP reports that some of the peace activists who went to Iraq to serve as “human shields” are leaving cited fears for their safety. Hmm. I thought putting one’s body in the way of the invasion was the whole point of being a human shield. If you’re not willing to do that then you’re merely a protestor. (link via Drudge)

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