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Truth and Double Standards

Right-wing blogger Captain Ed at Captain’s Quarters gives a “tortured explanation” of how he thinks that John Kerry’s statements today on This Week are supportive of Mary McCarthy, who was “fired from the CIA for allegedly telling the truth.” Captain Ed misses the point that Kerry is making… “… that you have somebody being fired […]

Will Pitt: Deadlines and Dissent

More impressions of John Kerry’s “Dissent” speech, come by way of Will Pitt of TruthOut.org, who was at the speech yesterday. Here’s a few of quips… The plaque on the side of the old brick building read, “This is Fanueil Hall, the cradle of liberty, built and given to the town of Boston by Peter […]

Kerry Takes Same Stance on Different War

The Boston Globe reports on John Kerry’s speech at Faneuil Hall in Boston yesterday. Incase you missed the earlier C-Span broadcast, they will be re-airing it at 5:03 pm, est. Kerry takes same stance on different war Speaks against Iraq conflict By Michael Levenson, Globe Staff | April 23, 2006 Before a wildly enthusiastic crowd […]

John Kerry on “This Week”

John Kerry was on ABC’s This Week with George Stephanopolous this morning, discussing a wide scope of topics including his speech at Boston’s Faneuil Hall yesterday, Iraq, the new audiotape that has surfaced from Osama bin Laden, Donald Rumsfeld, his views on changing the primary schedule and more… The following is the transcript of the […]

Kennedy on Meet The Press: Would Back Kerry Again in ’08

Senator Ted Kennedy was on Meet The Press this morning. In the interview Kennedy said, once again, that “if fellow Massachusetts Democrat John Kerry makes another bid for the presidency in 2008, he would again back him.” A netcast of Meet The Press is available here. “If he (Kerry) runs, I’m supporting him,” Kennedy, the […]

John Kerry’s Faneuil Hall Speech on C-Span NOW

Vietnam and the War in Iraq

John Kerry: Keep N.H. First

As I reported last night, the NH Union Leader reported that John Kerry “yesterday firmly opposed the national Democratic Party’s plan to dilute the New Hampshire first-in-the-nation primary’s traditional strong impact on Presidential politics.” Kerry wrote an OP/ED published in the Sunday Union Leader sharing his views on the importance of Keeping NH first: John […]

John Kerry’s “Dissent” In The News

I’ve yet to watch John Kerry’s speech at Faneuil Hall today on C-Span, but I’ve read it over a couple of times now and the words ring like a clear bell in my heart. Notable from the news on Kerry’s speech is this piece with some quips about the reactions of those attending, including a […]