1. Welcome to Baptist Board, a friendly forum to discuss the Baptist Faith in a friendly surrounding.

    Your voice is missing! You will need to register to get access to all the features that our community has to offer.

    We hope to see you as a part of our community soon and God Bless!

U.S. war deserter loses last bid to stay in Canada

Discussion in 'News & Current Events' started by Revmitchell, Jul 15, 2008.

  1. Revmitchell

    Revmitchell Well-Known Member
    Site Supporter

    Joined:
    Feb 18, 2006
    Messages:
    41,115
    Likes Received:
    1,176
    Faith:
    Baptist
    VANCOUVER -- A federal court judge has ordered the removal of a U.S. Army deserter from Canada, a decision that signals this country is no longer a safe haven for American soldiers who decide to evade military service at home and abroad.


    Story Here
     
  2. sag38

    sag38 Active Member

    Joined:
    Jan 26, 2008
    Messages:
    4,394
    Likes Received:
    1
    Good!!!!!!
     
  3. Revmitchell

    Revmitchell Well-Known Member
    Site Supporter

    Joined:
    Feb 18, 2006
    Messages:
    41,115
    Likes Received:
    1,176
    Faith:
    Baptist
    Where will the liberal left run to now?
     
  4. just-want-peace

    just-want-peace Well-Known Member
    Site Supporter

    Joined:
    Feb 3, 2002
    Messages:
    5,817
    Likes Received:
    100
    Faith:
    Baptist
    Along this line of thought, I wonder why all the libs (Hollywierd types mostly) that vowed to leave this country if Bush were elected -- are still here?

    (I had such high hopes!!):tear:
     
  5. billwald

    billwald New Member

    Joined:
    Jun 28, 2000
    Messages:
    11,414
    Likes Received:
    1
    He Strong's #OT 8366'ed off a judge.

    I would rather the kids and grandkids go to Canada than get themselves killed for the Bush family oil empire.
     
  6. sag38

    sag38 Active Member

    Joined:
    Jan 26, 2008
    Messages:
    4,394
    Likes Received:
    1
    No one is forcing any of these kids or grandkids to go and "get themselves killed." It's called a volunteer military. If you don't want to go, then don't join the military.
     
  7. Agnus_Dei

    Agnus_Dei New Member

    Joined:
    Oct 10, 2006
    Messages:
    1,399
    Likes Received:
    0
    and learn how to read a contract...
     
  8. carpro

    carpro Well-Known Member
    Site Supporter

    Joined:
    Oct 14, 2004
    Messages:
    23,113
    Likes Received:
    547
    Faith:
    Baptist
    Why wait?

    Go now and take them with you.

    You'll sing the same song second verse no matter who is president.

    Your real problem is that you really believe freedom is free and is not worth fighting for.

    If you have a problem with financing such a move, I'll contribute.
     
  9. billwald

    billwald New Member

    Joined:
    Jun 28, 2000
    Messages:
    11,414
    Likes Received:
    1
    I have no authority to take anyone to Canada.

    Yes, for now, we have a voluntary army.

    Herman Dooeyweerd quotes Rousseau as writing, "The English people think they are free. But they are mistaken. They are free only while choosing members of Parliament."

    Is this not a fair and reasonable description of the US? We will be free for one day in November.
     
  10. sag38

    sag38 Active Member

    Joined:
    Jan 26, 2008
    Messages:
    4,394
    Likes Received:
    1
    Yes. we can't wait for the Obamamessiah to save us from the evil Bush empire. Actually, it will be more of the same just under a different name with increased gay rights, hate crime laws, lesser states rights, and higher taxes too boot.
     
  11. dragonfly

    dragonfly New Member

    Joined:
    Mar 4, 2008
    Messages:
    1,594
    Likes Received:
    0
    Many of us look forward to the day!

    More taxes for the wealthy.
     
  12. Bro. Curtis

    Bro. Curtis <img src =/curtis.gif>
    Site Supporter

    Joined:
    Oct 25, 2001
    Messages:
    21,029
    Likes Received:
    120
    Faith:
    Baptist
    Why ? I paid 42% of my money last year. That's what our accountant reported to us. You really want more ? Why shouldn't we just fire everybody, and rest on our laurels ? After all, if your going to raise taxes, it'll be less money to hire people who really need it.

    DF, I like you enough, but that is an immature, uninformed statement. I don't think I need to pay anymore taxes.
     
  13. Revmitchell

    Revmitchell Well-Known Member
    Site Supporter

    Joined:
    Feb 18, 2006
    Messages:
    41,115
    Likes Received:
    1,176
    Faith:
    Baptist
    Why do the wealthy need to pay more taxes?
     
  14. dragonfly

    dragonfly New Member

    Joined:
    Mar 4, 2008
    Messages:
    1,594
    Likes Received:
    0
    I never said you should pay more taxes. I don't want to pay more either. I think Obama said he would raise taxes on the wealthy.
     
  15. dragonfly

    dragonfly New Member

    Joined:
    Mar 4, 2008
    Messages:
    1,594
    Likes Received:
    0
    Yes, I believe they do.

    BTW, I am glad this military deserter has lost his bid to stay in Canada. He should face court-martial.
     
    #15 dragonfly, Jul 17, 2008
    Last edited by a moderator: Jul 17, 2008
  16. Revmitchell

    Revmitchell Well-Known Member
    Site Supporter

    Joined:
    Feb 18, 2006
    Messages:
    41,115
    Likes Received:
    1,176
    Faith:
    Baptist
    I understood that the first time. Why do they?

    Well what do ya know. Something we agree on.:wavey:
     
  17. Bro. Curtis

    Bro. Curtis <img src =/curtis.gif>
    Site Supporter

    Joined:
    Oct 25, 2001
    Messages:
    21,029
    Likes Received:
    120
    Faith:
    Baptist
    What is "wealthy" ?

    And it's a good thing Obama stands by every word he says, eh ? Not a chance of a flip-flop on that one.
     
Loading...