The Nations recent editorial contains a pledge that should be adopted by everyone who truly wants to change the direction of our country. “We will not support any candidate for national office who does not make a speedy end to the war in Iraq a major issue of his or her campaign.” Take the time to read Democrats and the War and make your pledge.
Democrats and the War
Everything that needs to be known is now known: The reasons the Bush Administration gave for the American war in Iraq were all falsehoods or deceptions, and every day the US occupation continues deepens the very problems it was supposed to solve. Therefore there can no longer be any doubt: The war--an unprovoked, unnecessary and unlawful invasion that has turned into a colonial-style occupation--is a moral and political catastrophe. As such it is a growing stain on the honor of every American who acquiesces, actively or passively, in its conduct and continuation. Read entire article here