Dick Cheney's Contractors Out Now!

Xenon Zi-Neng Yuan wenhuadageming at comcast.net
Fri Aug 8 10:32:54 MDT 2003


At 01:39 PM 8/8/2003 +0800, you wrote:
> >>what is with the strawmen, daru?  it's been explained and shown to you
>quite enough times that most people here are NOT using "support our
>troops", but "bring them home now".<<
>
>Please explain Xenon in so many words who or what is the straw man here.
>Couching an analysis in irony does not a straw man make.

there would be irony only if most folks here were using "support our
troops" as their slogan, or even if BTTHN was used primarily as an
obligatory appellation to the above.  that is simply not the case.

>And do you have any comments on contractor's deaths? Some of them receive
>a wage of hundreds of thousands of dollars a year to go work as slaves of
>capital. So why not a movement to reach all those millions of American
>workers who work for military and federal service contractors?

are you being sarcastic?




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