Martial Flaw

Cohn, Jonathan
September 2005
New Republic;9/12/2005, Vol. 233 Issue 11, p6
Presents the author's view on U.S. President George W. Bush's reaction to the protest led by Cindy Sheehan, the mother of a fallen American soldier, outside the president's ranch in Crawford, Texas. Author's view that Bush left the job of attacking Sheehan's protest to members of the Republican Party; Suggestion that Bush viewed Sheehan's opinions regarding the war in Iraq as being rare among the military community; Discussion and analysis of the reaction to the protest by Democratic leaders; Question of whether or not Democrats have become more politically savvy.


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