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Sheehan Story Shows Elite Split on War
by Ira Chernus
It was an astonishing turnout. Last night, in my small middle-American city, more than 150 people stood on street corners supporting Cindy Sheehan, the grieving mom who is waiting outside the president's ranch to ask him, "Why did you kill my son?" Of course, demonstrations like this don’t have much effect unless they are reported in the mainstream media. Cindy Sheehan is making the media pay attention.
Even the Washington Post's official White House watcher, Dan Froomkin, took notice this week. “The real drama,