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Wednesday, April 23, 2008

Whose elitism is worse?

It is hard to blame John McCain for mocking Barack Obama as an “elitist” following that silly remark about bitter folks who cling to guns and religion. Rarely does the Arizona senator—one of the wealthiest members of Washington’s most exclusive club—
Wednesday, April 23, 2008

His eye-opening conservative record on reproductive issues

The maverick who claims to cross party lines is anything but moderate on the subject of reproductive rights. Sen. John McCain, the likely Republican nominee for president, wants to overturn Roe v. Wade and add a constitutional amendment that would ban abortion, doesn’t want to require insurance companies...
03.31.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Ed Garvey
True, the Green Zone is under attack but, hey, most of the shells have missed the Americans hunkered down in the zone. True, the Mahdi Army of Moktada al-Sadr, the militant Shiite cleric, operating out of Iran, defeated the Iraqi Army even though the U.S. helped with air support. True, a major oil pipeline was blown up last week substantially cutting the flow of oil. True, Al-Maliki has lost ...
Wednesday, March 26, 2008

Remember McCain’s role in the fiasco

Well, that’s history. That’s the past. That’s talking about what happened before. What we should be talking about is what we’re going to do now.” The man who spoke those words is Sen. John McCain, and the subject was the Iraq war and its origins in official falsehood, strategic error and wishful thinking.
Friday, Feb. 15, 2008

Tonight @ Serb Hall - 7:00 PM

Republican John McCain makes his first Wisconsin campaign stop tonight. He’ll stop at Serb Hall tonight at 7 p.m. for the Reagan Day Dinner, and on his tail will be the Milwaukee Impeachment Committee, an anti-war group pushing for impeachment proceedings against President Bush. They’ll protest and pamphlet . . .
Thursday, Jan. 31, 2008

Standards drop even as casualties rise again

As America marks the first anniversary of the troop escalation in Iraq, at least one thing has become clear. Although the "surge" is failing as policy, it seems to be succeeding as propaganda.