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Opinion Column by Stephen Lendman
Neocon John McCain Gets Feature NYT Op-Ed Space to Lie
by Stephen Lendman
McCain disgraces the office he holds, an unabashed supporter of US naked aggression, an unindicted war criminal, a staunch opponent of human and civil rights.
His op-ed lied, feigning support for what he disdains, saying he endorses "justice, morality and conscience."
His public record belies his rhetoric. He deplores peace, stability and governance serving all Americans equitably.
In April 2007, he notoriously urged bombing Iran, a nation threatening no one, for emphasis, saying "(b)omb, bomb, bomb, bomb, bomb Iran."
Challenged by anti-war activists during a January 2015 televised Senate hearing, he blustered "(s)hut up or I'll have you arrested…low-life scum."
Addressing US imperial wars, he once said "(o)nly the most deluded of us could doubt (their) necessity."
Following Iraq's rape and mass slaughte
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