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Dick Durbin
U.S. Senator from Illinois.

The U.S. is as bad as the Nazis, Soviets, and Pol Pot.

“If I read this to you and did not tell you that it was an FBI agent describing what Americans had done to prisoners in their control, you would most certainly believe this must have been done by Nazis, Soviets in their gulags, or some mad regime — Pol Pot or others — that had no concern for human beings.”

Source: Bankrupt -- The Intellectual and Moral Bankruptcy of Today's Democratic Party, by David Limbaugh, 2006, page 73. Also: "Who Said It?" The Limbaugh Letter, October 2006, page 7.
Hardcopy: Copy of page 73 from David Limbaugh's book. Also: Copy of page 7 from The Limbaugh Letter.
Where: In a statement morally equating U.S. treatment of prisoners at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, (zero killed, a few died of suicide) with prisoner treatment by Pol Pot (200,000 killed, 1,500,000 died). He later apologized for his comments.
When: June 14, 2005.
Contributor: AIM.

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