Posts Tagged: Democrats
McGovern's 1972 White House run was the last time presidential politics would be so open or so democratic.
The Democrats continue to allow themselves to be portrayed as soft on defense.
Instead of pinning the blame on Israel for flotilla tragedy, congressional Democrats are leaping to Israel's defense.
Reflections on the fifth anniversary of the Congressional vote granting President Bush unprecedented war-making authority to invade Iraq.
Congress's capitulation to the Bush administration's request for nearly $100 billion for the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, has led to outrage throughout the country.
War opponents must avoid a circular firing squad and encourage moderate Republicans--especially Senators--to join the anti-war camp.
The new Congress faces a stark choice: war with Iran or a regional peace deal involving Israel, Palestine, Iraq, and Syria.
The election of a Democratic majority in Congress won't curb U.S. support for Israeli attacks against the civilian populations of its Arab neighbors.
It's hard to believe that President Bush will miss the message voters delivered on Election Day.
Trying to beat the Republicans at their own game--fear-mongering in the service of ever higher military budgets--is a losing proposition.