“While guest hosting Fox & Friends Weekend on Saturday, co-founder of The Daily Caller, Tucker Carlson, criticized the American Civil Liberties Union for being uncritical of President Barack Obama’s conduct of the war against terror overseas. His criticism of the ACLU, however, was not based in evidence as the group has been vocally and consistently critical of the White House. The ACLU has even taken legal action against the Obama administration in an effort to halt the continued use of tactics which they believe amount to the abuse of executive power. “*
Tucker Carlson, while filling in on Fox and Friends, wrongly accused the ACLU of being silent on Obama’s drone warfare and not closing Guantanamo Bay, decrying left-leaners of hypocrisy. Except…that isn’t remotely true. Cenk Uygur breaks it down.
*Read more from Noah Rothman/ Mediaite: http://www.mediaite.com/tv/tucker-carlson-wrongly-indicts-the-alcu-for-being-silent-about-obama%E2%80%99s-war-on-terror-policies/
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