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Commentary :: DNC
Democrats Reject Peace Movement
25 Jul 2004
The anti-war/pro-peace liberals have fallen into line behind Kerry's pro-war/anti-peace platform.
Democrats Reject Peace Movement

The anti-war/pro-peace liberals have fallen into line behind Kerry's pro-war/anti-peace platform.

How does one understand this absurdity? Two words: cognitive dissonance:

if learning something has been difficult, uncomfortable, or even humiliating enough, people are not likely to admit that the content of what has been learned is not valuable. To do so would be to admit that one has been "had", or "conned".



As Joshua Frank points out in this article:

It was just last week that Kucinich delegates failed (they never had a chance in hell to begin with) to make “immediate troop withdrawal from Iraq” a central plank in Kerry’s narrow platform. As promised, Kerry will put more troops in Iraq, call on NATO to intervene, and essentially be a more kick-ass administrator of Bush’s egregious foreign policy then the necons are. Read more here!

http://muslimsfornadercamejo.blogspot.com/
See also:
http://muslimsfornadercamejo.blogspot.com/

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