Monday, November 21, 2005

Iraq and Vietnam: Dejavu

More and more, parallels are being drawn between the Vietnam War and Iraq. Lies, Quagmires, and Political Philosophies invite comparisons. The following articles all deal with this subject and make for some though-provoking reading.

CLICK TO READ ANE WATCH VIDEO: Democracy Now! | From Vietnam to Iraq: Sen. George McGovern Discusses the Lies of War from the Gulf of Tonkin to Iraq's WMDs

The 1972 presidential candidate looks back at how the U.S. entered the wars in Vietnam and Iraq in an interview with Amy Goodman. Watch an excerpt from the new documentary "One Bright Shining Moment (narrated by Amy): The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern."

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