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I am sort of confused?

When I was only protesting George Bush, his administration and the wars, I received a fair amount of media attention, especially when we were in Crawford the first summer. As time wore on and the novelty of having a mother speak out against the atrocities wore off, the coverage dwindled, but never down to practically zippo until I ran for Congress against a "liberal," Nancy Pelosi.

After the Summer of Camp Casey and Katrina, it became really popular to protest and hate George Bush. George Bush slank out of office as the most detested president in American history. However, from the time Casey died until today, my focus has shifted from blaming George Bush only, to blaming the entire system: The Military-industrial-Congressional-Prison-Media-Banker Complex...or whatever you want to call it.

I have integrity. I oppose war, torture, economic oppression and environmental degradation no matter who is in the White House or what political party he belongs to. I have been one of President Obama's earliest and most ardent critics, but where's the media coverage when I protest the carnage now that Obama is president? Where's Air America calling me to comment on the war crimes that Obama has already committed? Why won't most "progressive" online sites print my articles anymore (except OpedNews.com and MichaelMichael.com)?

One time when Bill O' Reilly heard that I criticized Obama...he criticized me!

What is the bias? Is it always towards the Robber Class?

I will do what I think is right, no matter if anyone pays attention, or not.

I just think it's weird.


Cindy Sheehan is the mother of Spc. Casey Austin Sheehan, who was KIA in Iraq on 04/04/04. She is a co-founder and President of Gold Star Families for Peace and the author of two books: Not One More Mother's Child and Dear President Bush.

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What ms. sheehan says is true.I have noticed many ... by liberalsrock on Saturday, Jun 6, 2009 at 9:22:36 AM
Cindy, you make some good points here. I'll po... by Kevin Gosztola on Saturday, Jun 6, 2009 at 5:23:16 PM
When you criticize an individual or a single polic... by Jennifer Hathaway on Saturday, Jun 6, 2009 at 3:43:41 PM
You are so right Cindy.  The so called Progre... by vidiot on Saturday, Jun 6, 2009 at 4:44:56 PM
And add, Cindy, that few progressives want to talk... by Kevin Gosztola on Saturday, Jun 6, 2009 at 5:11:48 PM
When it lies and conceals it is Fascist. When it ... by John Hanks on Saturday, Jun 6, 2009 at 7:30:58 PM
     Including the Big money &... by Richard Lee on Saturday, Jun 6, 2009 at 7:54:26 PM
Cindy, I ran a campaign which was taken up by othe... by Robert N Smith on Saturday, Jun 6, 2009 at 7:55:26 PM
Of course you are confused.  You have been re... by Fred Mitchell on Saturday, Jun 6, 2009 at 9:45:41 PM
       Just be you, ... by mary sunshine on Sunday, Jun 7, 2009 at 3:28:33 AM
It is really crook media pandering and seeking adv... by John Hanks on Sunday, Jun 7, 2009 at 12:41:58 PM
Cindy is a stalwart anti-war voice that is being d... by Gustav Wynn on Tuesday, Jun 9, 2009 at 10:08:12 AM
Thank you Cindy Sheehan for writing this article!&... by Eric Pottenger on Tuesday, Jun 9, 2009 at 2:18:36 PM
not to be picky or confrontational, Liberalsrock, ... by Eric Pottenger on Tuesday, Jun 9, 2009 at 4:56:14 PM