I guess I was naive when I thought that rights erosion could only happen south of the border.
"We all know the threat from dirty bombs, chemical contaminants. This is certainly one of the more dangerous situations that can arise," said Brig.-Gen. Collin.
"You can certainly get it from a terrorist act. You can also get it from a man-made disaster. You can get nuclear contamination from a nuclear power plant -- Three Mile Island, Chernobyl.
"We are training to establish a perimeter. Do I see a scenario when we might be obliged to keep people in? Probably. You need to be trained to be able to make sure that you don't become a casualty in the process of doing that security."
Puhlease ... why would terrorists ... <cough> imaginary enemies <cough>... want to mix it up with us? We're the nice country ;-)
I guess I should get back to the paper to see if we're still at war with Oceania, er ... or was that Eurasia?