In my earlier post, I referenced an article that appeared in the mainstream populist publication In These Times. It was authored by John Nichols and carries the title "In Praise of Impeachment." The article compels me to change my original passive position of letting the Congressional investigations run their course, and to instead insist on impeachment. It's a duty to do so. Nichols begins, appropriately, with Richard Nixon and Watergate...
read David Swanson:
"Impeachment Cannot Wait
Political questions are tricky and complicated. Sometimes causes that are just and good must take a backseat to other priorities or long-term strategies. Setting all such perfectly reasonable considerations aside for a moment, I'd like you to ask yourself a simple yes or no question: Do you think President Bush has committed one or more impeachable offenses?"
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