Let's see if I can write this post a second time
I haven't yet heard how the Galloway/Hitchens debate went in any great detail, but Greg Palast, as always has something very sensible to say about it, and how they are in many senses evil twins of each other. http://www.palast@Gregpalast.com/
The plague on both your houses opposition to the war needs to stick together, especially given the tendency of parts of the anti-war Left to regard any nuance in one's opposition as evidence of an imminent tendency to defect to the camp of the pro-war liberals, and then the Right.
Some of what follows is ill-tempered - I have been reading, and listening to, a lot of stupidity over the last few weeks, and my patience has worn thin. All the more so because my computer ate my first draft.( Collapse )