War in Iraq

Senator Kerry spoke about at Faneuil Hall in Boston about military involvement in Iraq and U.S. involvement in the Vietnam War. Among… read more

Senator Kerry spoke about at Faneuil Hall in Boston about military involvement in Iraq and U.S. involvement in the Vietnam War. Among the topics he addressed were the prosecution of both the conflicts by politicians, the sacrifices of U.S. Armed Forces personnel, and the role of dissenting opinions on military conflict. He also criticized the Bush administration’s handling of the military and political situation in Iraq, calling for new leadership on a policy of planned withdrawal. 

Introductory remarks were made by Jonathan Powers, a veteran of the war in Iraq, and Judy Droz Keyes, a Gold Star Mother from the Vietnam War. close

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Program ID:
192179-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Apr 23, 2006
Last Aired:
Apr 23, 2007

Airing Details

  • Apr 23, 2006 | 10:05am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 23, 2006 | 4:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 24, 2006 | 9:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 25, 2006 | 1:06am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 25, 2006 | 4:26am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 22, 2006 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 23, 2006 | 1:59am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 23, 2006 | 7:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 23, 2007 | 8:34pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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