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HOWARD DEAN'S CONSTITUTIONAL HANG-UP

Dean's subversion of the constitution through his judicial appointment policies. Dean's general constitutional ignorance.
Dean's subversion of the constitution through his judicial appointment policies. Dean's general constitutional ignorance.

See Story below......

 http://www.counterpunch.org/frank08122003.html
Thanks for posting this 13.Aug.2003 11:30

Fred

It's important info. Counterpunch has got spine!!!

This is also good, related to the lesser of two evils 13.Aug.2003 11:34

Fred

California's Glorious Recall
If Not Camejo, Then Flynt!
By ALEXANDER COCKBURN

I gave a talk about current politics at Diesel, a fine Oakland independent bookstore, late last week. No one in the leftish crowd seemed notably put out when I declared myself dubious of the proposition, espoused by many in the store, that the only element of mystery about 9/ll was whether George W. Bush had ordered the attacks on the World Trade Center on his own initiative or was merely acting as the catspaw of Dick Cheney.

Nor was there any outcry when I denounced Ariel Sharon as a war criminal and his US claque as a bunch of unconscionable rogues.

But as soon as I said I couldn't see much reason to get excited about Howard Dean as a candidate for the Democratic nomination, and he seemed to me to be a thoroughly conventional right winger, there was an audible ripple of irritation in the crowd. In the course of an angry denunciation of my unsparing comments about Dean a woman said that the left should be rallying not only to the standard of the former governor of Vermont, but of Governor Gray Davis of California, now facing a recall vote in early October.

 http://www.counterpunch.org/cockburn08092003.html
Alexander Cockburn is the coeditor of The Politics of Anti-Semitism.