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11/08/04 :: By Delton Murphy
Riddle Me This
Categories :: Criminal Acts :: Election 2004 :: Kerry, John :: Polling :: Theories

Theories are thriving in the middle of all the turmoil and uncertainty surrounding the Presidential Election. Some argue the obvious: Kerry knew he didn't have the votes so threw in the towel. Other more imaginative theorists surmise that the Skull and Bones Duo and distant cousins staged the whole thing from the beginning. Will we ever find out what really happened?




10/28/04 :: By Delton Murphy
It's The War, Stupid
Categories :: Bush Administration :: Election 2004 :: Kerry, John :: Progressive Strategy

Despite what the pundits, the corporate media and the Bush Administration continue to proclaim, it's not the economy, it's not same sex marriage, and it's not unemployment. The biggest concern on most people's mind is the war. The anti-war protest at the Republican National Convention in New York, (the largest in US history), and the recent presidential debates prove that war and terrorism is of primary concern to most American voters.




10/19/04 :: By Delton Murphy
Between Reason and Faith
Categories :: Activism :: Election 2004 :: Kerry, John :: Progressive Strategy :: Tactics

With more than half of the country now against the war in Iraq we are faced with the uncanny dilemma of choosing between two pro-war presidential candidates in the midst of an unpopular war based on forged documents, fear tactics, manipulation, and misinformation.




08/21/04 :: By Tom Ball
Anti-Kerry Vets Not There That Day
Categories :: Kerry, John

Fortunately, William B. Rood, fellow swift boat commander and journalist for the Chicago Tribune has come forward after 35 years of silence to slam the lies spewed by the Swift Boat Veterans against Truth.




08/19/04 :: By Cary W. Blankenship
Kerry Finds His Voice and Gets Fired Up
Categories :: Kerry, John

The Swift Boat Liars may have done the Democrats a big favor. They have put fire in the belly of John Kerry. He is taking off the gloves and going after them. It is time to start holding these people accountable. Oh by the way – journalist start doing your job and stop reading from the Republican propaganda sheets. Kerry should have said this in front of the VFW and I hope he says it at the American Legion next week.




08/01/04 :: By Mel Valentin
Kerry and Vietnam War Crimes (Part II)
Categories :: Kerry, John

First, the claim that Kerry committed “war crimes” falls short, due to lack of evidence. All they have are 33-year old statements (without corroborating evidence) made by an ex-Vietnam veteran appearing before a Senate committee. You seem to lack an understanding of a key rhetorical device used in public speeches: hyperbole. Hyperbole is the use of exaggeration for effect.




08/01/04 :: By
ABB -- A Brief History
Categories :: Kerry, John

John Kerry's greatest achievement to date was accomplished this week in Boston. In giving an excellent speech that summed up the Democratic outrage and frustration with the administration of George W. Bush, he changed the debate. It's not just about Bush anymore, it's about John Kerry.

But before we leave ABB behind forever, let's take a moment to reflect back on what it has given us during its time in the sun. It was the central thesis - dare I say meme - that got us where we are now, and it put John Kerry in a position to win. It energized the Left, revolutionized the Democratic Party, and changed the way America does politics, fundamentally.




08/01/04 :: By Mel Valentin
John Kerry and Vietnam War Crimes
Categories :: Kerry, John At one of the message boards I frequent, the rabid anti-Kerry contingent cited John Kerry’s testimony before a Senate committee in 1971 and its negative implications for Kerry’s character and his suitability to become the next president of the United...


07/30/04 :: By Cary W. Blankenship
Kerry Speaks
Categories :: Kerry, John

I have sampled the various blogs and newspapers with respect to John Kerry’s acceptance speech and I am amazed at the reactions. I want to provide my reaction to the reaction. Remember I am a middle aged white married guy, Vietnam veteran, PhD in diplomatic history, worked for four Democratic governors and live in Nashville Tennessee – red state territory but I hope it turns blue.




07/23/04 :: By Peter Perkowski
It's the Kerry, Stupid
Categories :: Kerry, John

President Bush’s failed Presidency, lackluster campaign, and a largely cowed media have handed John Kerry the political equivalent of an inside straight. But Kerry needs to close the deal. Voters have opened themselves up to the concept of not voting for Bush, but that's only half the pie. Kerry has to give them a reason to vote for him. So far, he hasn't done so.




07/22/04 :: By Cary W. Blankenship
Election Direction: Kerry Wins Bush Loses
Categories :: Bush-Cheney 2004 :: Elections :: Kerry, John

Charlie Cook’s new article “Off to the Races” in the National Journal states that the stability in the presidential race polling numbers poses a problem for President Bush. Incumbent presidents that poll below 50% have a serious problem and Bush has polled below 50% approval rating for months.




07/07/04 :: By Tom Ball
Dems Proudly Boast 'Better Hair'
Categories :: Kerry, John

Speaking in Cleveland, John Kerry showed that he doesn't take himself too seriously. Indeed, this line displayed his clever sense of humor, his willingness to poke fun at himself and his ability to subtly and effectively mock the opposition....all while appearing perfectly presidential:




05/23/04 :: By William Hare
Senator Kerry: Study the British Model
Categories :: Government :: Kerry, John

While America functions under a constitutional system of checks and balances, Great Britain is a parliamentary system operating without a written constitution. There is one outgrowth of a political system predicated on party government worth studying by Senator John Kerry and his top advisers, that of Shadow Cabinet spokespersons and the ramifications accompanying the theory.




05/22/04 :: By William Hare
Senator Kerry: Bring Back the Rapid Response Team
Categories :: Elections :: Kerry, John :: Tactics

The current marathon presidential campaign, which Senator John McCain has already labeled as the nastiest he has ever seen, is reminiscent of several other noted campaigns. Two of them date back to the second decade of the nineteenth century.




05/21/04 :: By William Hare
Senator Kerry: Remember 1964?
Categories :: Elections :: Kerry, John :: Tactics

American politics is replete with historical precedents. Victory is often achieved by how astutely a candidate can read today’s tealeaves through the prism of yesteryear’s politics. Senator John Kerry should take a reflective look back forty years at the presidential campaign of 1964 and adopt it as a blueprint for victory against George W. Bush in 2004.




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