Our Man in Guatemala Convicted of Genocide

The conventional left is rightly outraged at the conduct of US foreign policy. The conventional right is rightly outraged at domestic policies. What they both seem to miss is that these policies are two sides of the same coin, and the political and economic incentives for running torture centers and death squads in guatemala are fast taking hold right here at home.

UPDATE: 7:00 p.m. EDT Efraín Ríos Montt has been found guilty of genocide and sentenced to 80 years in prison.

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