Amidst the saber-rattling on Iraq, a fine, furious, gut-wrenching rant from a former Naval intelligence officer who was there from the start on the mindless claim by a draft-dodging Mitt Romney and all the other "simpering capering madmen" and "cowardly connected wealthy weasels" that "tragically, all we've fought for...is on the cusp of vanishing." Tell us, rages Jim Wright, what "we" fought for, and what it would cost to, insanely, do it again.
A joint letter urges lawmakers to "defend the Constitution and Congress's exclusive authority, under Article I, to declare war and authorize the offensive use of military force."
"There is no time to lose with thousands of individuals on state death rows...
The measure takes aim at 1991 and 2002 authorizations for the Gulf and Iraq...
Amnesty International - USA
Win Without War
National Iranian-American Council
Green Party of the US
Stop the War Coalition