Rachel Maddow: On lying to get the US into war. LBJ/RMN and scuttling the peace talks in Vietnam – treason. Talks with Ret. Col. Lawrence Wilkerson on the Iraq war and the lies that led to that disaster.
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Declassified tapes of President Lyndon Johnson’s telephone calls provide a fresh insight into his world. Among the revelations – he planned a dramatic entry into the 1968 Democratic Convention to re-join the presidential race. And he caught Richard Nixon sabotaging the Vietnam peace talks… but said nothing.
Watergate and Iran-Contra were, in part at least, extensions of the original crimes, which involved dirty dealings to secure the immense power of the presidency.
President Obama Speaks on Comprehensive Immigration Reform / The Senate voted overwhelmingly to confirm Sen. John Kerry (D-MA) as the nation’s next secretary of state on Tuesday
I think what really pisses these guys off is that now women will get credit for what they are already doing, and even more women could possibly see advances in their military careers that wouldn’t have been possible without that experience.