They're redefining "treason" to now include "dissent". Glorious. http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/europe/article5349013.ece Remember another article I posted a few days ago in the Greece On Fire Yet Again thread...the one about stripping jury trials from anybody accused of "treason"? More glorious. http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/europe/article5333381.ece Russia/Putin/Medvedev see the storm clouds forming, and I think they're taking the "hardline" stance in an attempt to save themselves.