"You taught us no government worth its salt can subvert the rule of law. We believed you. That's part of what you have as a gift for the world. Then how can you commit Guantanamo Bay? Take back your country," - Archbishop Desmond Tutu, on what the Bush administration has done to America's reputation.

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