Tag: David Macaray

Cindy Sheehan’s Lesson

Original article, by David Macaray and subtitled We Need to Embarrass Ourselves, via counterpunch.com:

One of the most astonishing and demoralizing comments I ever heard was in response to Cindy Sheehan’s August, 2005, anti-war demonstrations outside George W. Bush’s Prarie Chapel Ranch (near Crawford, Texas).  A commentator declared that, by protesting in so public and defiant a fashion, Sheehan had, in fact, “embarrassed” herself.