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2004

The GOP hijacks 9/11

by staff

The Nation

09/05/04

More than a thousand days have passed since September 11, 2001, yet the wounds are still raw. In recent newspaper pictures, grief was still evident in the faces of relatives of those who died in the terrorist attacks as they listened to Congressional testimony about 9/11 intelligence failures. All the more reason, then, that the Republican Party should avoid using the attacks as a political prop. Yet that is precisely what happened at its national convention. Any uncertainty about whether the Bush/Cheney 2004 campaign would exploit the memory of the victims of 9/11 disappeared on the convention's first night, when former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani went so far as to argue that Bush should be re-elected in order to honor the dead. 'We owe that much and more to the loved ones and heroes we lost on September 11,' the possible future presidential candidate said as a backdrop of the New York skyline appeared behind him...

http://www.thenation.com/doc.mhtml?i=20040920&s=editors


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