All Articles on Dick Cheney

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Impeachment: If Not Now, When?
Lawmakers Need to Stand Up For The Constitution and Support Impeachment
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Attorney General Bruce Fein
It is likely -- though not entirely certain in these tumultuous times for the dangerously adrift Bush-Cheney administration -- that the next Attorney General of the United States will be a conservative. The question is whether he or she will be a conservative who disregards the Constitution -- as...
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George Bush's Land Mine:
If the Iraqi People Get Revenue Sharing, They Lose Their Oil to Exxon
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Afghanistan Proves It
What I often find most astonishing about the scorched earth tactics the regressive right uses to sell its policies is how utterly lame they are. Utterly, and embarrassingly lame. If you just stop to think for a moment about most of them, they are transparently foolish on their surface, and often...
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The Baker Agenda: Troops Out, Oil Companies In?
Recommendations 62 and 63 confirm that control of Iraqi oil is a fundamental premise of Administration policy. This was denied in the first years of the war, but this week the President confirmed his belief that Islamic extremists will “gain access to vast oil reserves and use Iraq as a base to...
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The Surreal Politics of Premeditated War
George W. Bush, who proudly claimed the mantle of “war president,” was keenly rebuked in the recent mid-term election. The event was notable, but it merely continued the surreal politics of premeditated war—a politics that has dominated the last six bizarre, hideous years of our nation’s history...
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How George Bush Admitted His War Crimes
It was brilliantly deceptive, trumping even his orchestrated dishonesty in leading us to war. Buried in the 94 pages of the Military Commissions Act of 2006 - the "detainee act" or the "torture bill" - the Bush Administration tacitly admits it has committed war crimes. There is no question war...
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Dissent Isn't Disloyal, Just Corrupt And Shameless
Don’t tell me about the need for national unity. The last thing we need right now is national unity. The urge for unity---sometimes confused with patriotism---is what silenced many Democrats and potential critics as Mr. Bush marched us off to war. While many of us were skeptical about the need for...
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Dick Cheney: War Profiteer
Questions persist about Vice-President Cheney's role in the ongoing investigation and scandal swirling about the White House. His chief of staff and confidante Lewis "Scooter" Libby has been indicted for perjury and obstruction of justice. Let's take a look at some personal incentives for Cheney's...
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Colin Powell: Is It Time for the 'Good Soldier' to Resign as the Secretary of State?
Secretary of State Colin Powell is one of the most recognizable, and maybe the most well-liked figure across party lines, in the Bush administration. He has served his country long and well. Yet evidence mounts that he was (and remains) on the sidelines to advise and implement President Bush's...
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