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Entries by David Sirota from 11/2005

Give 'Em Hell, Harry - And Get Answers to These Questions

| Posted 11.01.2005 | Politics
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The uranium lie was only the most famous in a series of huge lies that scared America into supporting a misguided war. Democrats, here are just some of the huge questions we want answered...

D.C.'s Professional B.S. Artists Again Go Off On Iraq

| Posted 11.06.2005 | Huffington Post

The Bush administration was repeatedly warned not to make the key assertions it was making about Iraq, and instead went forward with those assertions anyway.

Swift Boat Vets Are Back, This Time Targeting Sanders

| Posted 11.07.2005 | Huffington Post

The slanderous Swifties are back. It will be up to the grassroots to beat back the fringe right-wing assault and put one of the true progressive champions in the Senate.

Next Time, Let Captain Kangaroo Run the Senate's Kangaroo Court

| Posted 11.10.2005 | Huffington Post

Republicans were kissing the pearly white asses of the oil industry executives that they were supposed to be demanding answers from.

Rejecting Washington's Cocktail Party Chatter, And Going For the Jugular

| Posted 11.11.2005 | Huffington Post

The Beltway media makes no effort to do anything other than parrot totally out-of-touch conventional wisdom -- no matter how inane, stupid and ridiculous it is.

As Dems Challenge Lobbyists' Power, D.C. Establishment Freaks Out

| Posted 11.16.2005 | Huffington Post

Why are House Democrats' efforts to distance themselves from K Street corporate lobbyists being portrayed as a problem? That's the question I have af...

Rahm, Please Tell Us: How Many More Have to Die for It to Be "The Right Time?"

| Posted 11.18.2005 | Huffington Post

If someone like Jack Murtha says its time for a withdrawal, then any Democrat in America should be able to say it's time for a withdrawal.

How Wal-Mart's Low Price Idolatry Distracts Us From the Real Problem

| Posted 11.20.2005 | Politics
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The only way lower prices are really a benefit is if people's paychecks are rising faster than those prices. But they’re not.

COVER STORY: The Race to Watch in 2006

| Posted 11.21.2005 | Huffington Post

Progressive activists, pundits, donors and voters - unite! We have a chance to elect one of our true champions to the U.S. Senate from Ohio in 2006, a...

Using Primaries To Reject Lies & Support True Progressives

| Posted 11.21.2005 | Politics
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In recent weeks, many Democrats seem to be finding their voice when it comes to the Iraq War. Republicans have reacted by slandering people like Vietn...

Iraq War Critics Are the Real Friends of Freedom, Democracy & America's Troops

| Posted 11.22.2005 | Huffington Post

Is the Bush administration actually arguing that continuing to support this crazily misguided Iraq policy actually helps the troops?

Will the DNC's Primary Commission Further Insulate the Democratic Party Establishment?

| Posted 11.28.2005 | Politics
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We need reforms that are going to open up the process to populist insurgents who will kick the establishment into gear and finally start winning elections again.

A PLAN to Fight Against the Stealth War on Workers' Wages

| Posted 11.30.2005 | Huffington Post

PLAN is being created to support state legislators who are going to fight the corrupt, bought-off public policies that are bleeding working people dry.