Pass it on!
Many have been fooled by Obama’s rosy campaign rhetoric, particularly about ‘reaching across the aisle’ to wage bipartisan reform. But a real look at his actual platforms reveal striking similarities with Republicans. Reaching across the aisle is easy, it seems, when there is no aisle to reach across.
Meanwhile, Obama’s bipartisan rhetoric hides a host of bipartisan evils. In this article, one brave reporter is willing to give Obama’s Iraq and Palestinian platforms a hard look. His conclusion? Neither Obama nor McCain will get us out of Iraq, and neither will question the ongoing economic and military imperialism that allows the United States to perpetuate its own occupation of Iraq and Israel’s occupation of Palestine.