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Now And Going Forward PDF Print E-mail
Written by SC Gov. Mark Sanford   
Wednesday, 22 July 2009 00:00

I have struggled with how best to convey my regret in letting so many down, and in that regard I realize this op-ed does not do justice to the process of saying “I am sorry.” A handwritten note or phone call would ultimately be more appropriate, but given the number of people I need to apologize to I write this to begin the journey of trying to get things more right with you and others.

It is true that I did wrong and failed at the largest of levels, but equally true is the fact that God can make good of our respective wrongs in life. In this vein, while none of us has the chance to attend our own funeral, in many ways I feel like I was at my own in the past weeks, and surprisingly I am thankful for the perspective it has afforded. 

Honduras Outraged By Obama-Chavez Alliance PDF Print E-mail
Written by Cliff Kincaid   
Wednesday, 15 July 2009 00:00

I continue to receive messages from Honduran citizens upset at the international  media for their distorted coverage of the situation in the Central American  country. The people support the ouster of Manuel “Mel” Zelaya, who is considered  a puppet of Venezuelan Communist ruler Hugo Chavez. They are mystified that an  American president would want to return this Chavez puppet to power in Honduras.

One  Honduran wrote: “The recent action taken by our Congress is highly supported by several organizations in support of peace and democracy: the State General  Attorney, the Supreme Court, the Armed Forces, the private organizations and especially many young people. Mr. Zelaya broke the law on several occasions even  after the Supreme Court stated that it was illegal. He had no respect for our  laws and our Constitution.


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