"The U.S. Senate just told you to sit down and be quiet. They passed a resolution condemning MoveOn.org and it has one purpose: to intimidate all of us who care about responsibly ending this war. They wanted to send a message that anyone who speaks unpleasant truths about this war will pay. To make everyone--especially politicians--think twice before they accuse the administration of lying.
We can't let that happen, so we're letting Congress know that they're not going to intimidate us. Can you sign on to this statement?
A compiled petition with your individual comment will be presented to your Senators and Representative."
Sign the Petition
Full petition text:
"I will not be quiet, I will fight back, and I will keep speaking out until Congress forces an exit plan for this awful war."
I signed the petition and gave $25 to MoveOn. I'm also on board with this strategy.
[UPDATE 9/21/07] Just curious: I wonder if the Senate will be repudiating CENTCOM Commander, Admiral William Fallon soon over these remarks in reference to his subordinate, General David Petraeus:
"Fallon told Petraeus that he considered him to be "an ass-kissing little chickenshit" and added, "I hate people like that..."
Chad (The Left) Shue