This is the best thing on American politics I have read in a very long time.
The Surreal Politics of Premeditated War
by R.W. Behan
Published on Sunday, December 3, 2006 by CommonDreams.org
blogged here with the permission of the author R.W. Behan
George W. Bush, who proudly claimed the mantle of “war president,” was keenly rebuked in the recent mid-term election. The event was notable, but it merely continued the surreal politics of premeditated war—a politics that has dominated the last six bizarre, hideous years of our nation’s history.