Wes Clark: Blind allegience makes us less secure

General Wes Clark debunked the myth of the "anti-security wing" of the Democratic party:
You see, despite what Joe Lieberman believes, invading Iraq and diverting our attention away from Al Qaeda and Osama bin Laden is not being strong on national security. Blind allegiance to George W. Bush and his failed "stay the course" strategy is not being strong on national security. And no, Senator Lieberman, no matter how you demonize your opponents, there is no "antisecurity wing" of the Democratic Party.

Indeed, Connecticut Democrats recognized all of this, and yesterday they chose Ned Lamont as their nominee for the U.S. Senate. Now, I hope you'll join me in supporting Ned as he heads into the general election this November.
As Robert Farley of Lawyers, Guns, and Money notes, criticism of the Iraq war does not equal a disinterest in national security issues. On the contrary, most security-conscious liberals opposed invasion of Iraq precisely because the war was likely to create terrorism, rather than eradicate it.

[Pensito Review, Lawyers, Guns, and Money]
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