Brazil and Mexico have joined Germany and France in protesting American spying on their leaders and citizens.
When on when will someone in Congress take a brief timeout from attacking members of the other political party and speak up for the American people?
Why are we the only ones our government can violate without anybody speaking up for us? Why is the government listening in on our phone calls and reading our emails without any resistance from the people we’ve elected to speak for us in government?
So why aren’t they doing their job?
Why are they so dead, flat silent about this?
Here’s a suggestion for these folks: Try representing the people who elected you, Mr or Ms Congressperson.
You’ll get roughed up by your colleagues and the lobbyists who buy your lunch and laugh at your tasteless jokes. You may even find out that your jokes weren’t ever all that funny. But you’ll never have to be afraid to go home and face your district again.