Does the Democratic Party still stand for human rights and civil liberties?
Yes and no.
Yet even if the Democrats' 2000 platform reflected popular opinion within the party, it obviously did not drive party leaders after 9/11. Today, the question is whether the failures of the Bush administration have finally shown Democratic leaders what their constituents -- and many other Americans -- already believed. The United States can wage a battle against its enemies without sacrificing freedom, justice and democracy at home.
Saturday, November 10, 2007
"Will Democrats Restore Our Liberties Stolen in the Bush Era?"