Tag Archives: VVAW

Talking back is not a Crime…

Something the Cops should remember because they actually have to learn some of the law and take written and oral tests to ensure they don’t do something like pepper-spray or taser or use a club in a classic beat-down at … Continue reading

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Ron Kovic, Private Nation and the mystique of the Token Cripple

Because I get the same kind of crap in lower doses than Kovic and Max Cleland did and still do. When you become disabled at work you’re supposed to be grateful for any crust of bread thrown your way, and … Continue reading

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Met another Iraq vet on the bus the other day…

He was dressed like Hunter S. Thompson… even had the silly cigarette holder (unlighted ciggie, of course, he was on a public bus, remember)   Usually the Iraq vets I meet on the bus and can immediately tell are vets … Continue reading

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Reverse ChickenHawk…

I know, I’ve written this theme before… Just sometimes it bears repeating. But there’s a certain consistency to the inconsistency of War Regime rhetoric. You’re allowed to SUPPORT killing, unconditionally, if you yourself are not one of those who kill … Continue reading

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