The Sound of the Crowd

And now to get ahead of the curve

The next great wave of slams against Kerry is going to be about remarks he made in 1971 after he came home from Vietnam, and began speaking out against the war. Robert Scheer has some good things to say about that and other things, including:

The young Kerry was speaking truth to power, facing a reality that presidents Richard Nixon and Lyndon B. Johnson had admitted in private, as records made public later revealed. In private White House tapes, Johnson made it clear he could never justify the death of a single U.S. soldier in Vietnam.”


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