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House Proceeding on Feb 27th, 2008 :: 0:08:14 to 0:10:01
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Joseph R. Pitts

0:07:59 to 0:08:14( Edit History Discussion )

Joseph R. Pitts: about china's appalling human rights record. i'm surprised and dismayed that a country with a history, such as britain's, would be so short sighted. the country that paved the way for enumerated

Stephen Cohen

0:08:14 to 0:08:29( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen Cohen: rights for individuals in the magna carta is now restricting the free speech of its athletes for condemning the most brutal human rights violations in the world today. the man who was

Stephen Cohen

0:08:14 to 0:10:01( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Stephen Cohen

Stephen Cohen

0:08:29 to 0:08:40( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen Cohen: so outspoken in his campaign to end the slave trade must have forgotten history as society dedicated to human rights. it's deeply disappointing that our closest ally has chosen to bow

Stephen Cohen

0:08:40 to 0:08:52( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen Cohen: down to the chinese. edmund burke once said, all that is necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing. i yield back. the speaker pro tempore: for what purpose does the gentleman

Stephen Cohen

0:08:52 to 0:09:05( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen Cohen: from tennessee rise? mr. cohen: to address the house for one minute, mr. speaker. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized. mr. cohen: thank you, mr. speaker. yesterday, the turkish government

Stephen Cohen

0:09:05 to 0:09:20( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen Cohen: took its troops into northern iraq and went after their nemesis, the terrorist p.k.k. they defeated, destroyed, killed a great number of the p.k.k. who killed over 40,000 turks since the 1980's

Stephen Cohen

0:09:20 to 0:09:34( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen Cohen: and what is possibly the greatest terrorist group to attack a sovereign country. our secretary of defense gates is going to be in turkey today, and has said he will tell the turks to make

Stephen Cohen

0:09:34 to 0:09:46( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen Cohen: their foray short in a matter of days, not weeks and months and respect the sovereignty of the iraqi government. i can only imagine what the turks will tell secretary gates, do as i say,

Stephen Cohen

0:09:46 to 0:10:01( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen Cohen: not as i do, for we've respected the sovereignty of the iraqi government. can we afford to lose more blood and more dollars in a losing attack in iraq? i submit to secretary gates,ar mr.

Joe Wilson

0:10:01 to 0:10:20( Edit History Discussion )

Joe Wilson: speaker, we should do as we say, not as we do. thank you, mr. speaker. the speaker pro tempore: for what purpose does the gentleman from south carolina rise? mr. wilson: mr. speaker, i ask permission

Joe Wilson

0:10:01 to 0:11:20( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Joe Wilson

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