― I do not understand. What is politics? What do politicians do? ∙ Surely not what is being done in many countries for some decades. In US it is not only said that what they are doing politics but also that the country is a democracy with freedom of speech, and... Grr. ∙ This is not what many Americans are telling me and what facts like Susan Lindauer's arrest and the threat to death of journalists in Libya by CNN and NATO... and... ∙ This is sad and is costing numerous [...].