Urbin Report

Monday, September 20, 2004

Failed Alliance Building 101

Carroll Andrew Morse points out the Senator Kerry has a lousy track record on what he claims is one of his primary strengths:

John Kerry was handed what should have been a baby-step in the presidential-simulator. Manufacture an alliance of veterans. For a candidate who is centering his foreign policy on the notion of building alliances, creating an alliance of men with whom he shared common background should have been an easy task.

John Kerry failed to build a credible alliance. Unilaterally speaking for the group of 23 veterans represented in the 1969 photograph highlighted the failure. His use of the photograph was based on a fraudulent coalition of just 3 of the 23.

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