[Marxism] In the context of the Green Party discussion

Shawn Redden wsredden at gmail.com
Tue Dec 30 17:04:34 MST 2008

Cynthia McKinney used a dying vehicle to run for President.  That's 
not why I voted for her.

She has he finger on the pulse - that is.



Gaza relief boat carrying Cynthia McKinney rammed by Israelis
David Edwards and Muriel Kane
Published: Tuesday December 30, 2008

An Israeli patrol boat intercepted a yacht carrying three tons of 
medical supplies to Gaza in international waters early on Tuesday as 
it attempted to run an Israeli blockade. According to those on board, 
the patrol boat accused the relief vessel of being involved in 
terrorist activity and then deliberately rammed it, forcing it to 
return to port in Lebanon.

Among the yacht's 16 passengers were doctors, journalists, and human 
rights activists, including former Rep. Cynthia McKinney (D-GA). 
McKinney spoke to CNN from Lebanon, telling John Roberts, "Our boat 
was rammed three times, twice in the front and once on the side."

McKinney described as "outright disinformation" a statement by the 
Israeli Foreign Ministry which called the charge that the ramming was 
deliberate "absurd." According to the Israeli spokesman, the boat was 
struck as it attempted to outmaneuver the Israeli vessel...


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