The Spark

“The emancipation of the working class will only be achieved by the working class itself.” — Karl Marx

Freedom for the world?
End Bush's wars

Jan 24, 2005

Bush said the words "freedom" or "free" 27 times in his 20-minute inaugural speech.

He did not mention Iraq or Afghanistan. Not even once.

This time, not even a compulsive liar like Bush could bring himself to claim any relationship whatsoever between "freedom" and those two bombed, tortured, occupied, oppressed nations.