It really is true that an orator is simply a good man who speaks well.
I thought the Vietnam war was an utter, unmitigated disaster, so it was very hard for me to say anything good about it.
The truth is that I oppose the Iraq war, just as I opposed the Vietnam War, because these two conflicts have weakened the U.S. and diminished our standing in the world and our national security.
Empathy is born out of the old biblical injunction 'Love the neighbor as thyself.'
From secrecy and deception in high places, come home, America. From military spending so wasteful that it weakens our nation, come home, America.