Suppression of dissent is becoming all too common. The tactic of being called “unpatriotic” and “giving comfort to America’s enemies” for opposing Bush and his war has been recognized for its inherit absurdity, and no longer works to stop criticism of the Administration. Now it’s time to step up the methodology to outright intimidation – send in the goons:

VA Nurse Investigated for “Sedition” for Criticizing Bush

After the paper published the letter in its September 15-21 issue, VA administrators seized her computer, alleged that she had written the letter on that computer, and accused her of “sedition.”