James Bovard, policy advisor to the Future of Freedom Foundation and author of Feeling Your Pain, Freedom in Chains, Terrorism and Tyranny, The Bush Betrayal and Attention Deficit Democracy, sings high praise for Antiwar.com and their steadfastness in the face of all the pressure back in the early days of the War on Terrorism and the run-up to the invasion of Iraq, Bush’s impeachable offense in claiming to the Congress that Iraq was tied to al Qaeda to justify the invasion, the precedent set when Congress let Reagan get away with his illegal support of the contras, Bob Barr vs. Bill Clinton back in the day and the general ignorance and sycophancy of the Washington press corps.
MP3 here. (13:15)
James Bovard serves as a policy advisor to The Future of Freedom Foundation and is a frequent contributor to Playboy, American Spectator, and Investor’s Business Daily. He has also written for the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Reader’s Digest, New Republic, Washington Post, Washington Times, and Newsweek.