A majority of this country opposes this war, a majority of this country never voted for this administration.
The motivation for war is simple. The U.S. government started the war with Iraq in order to make it easy for U.S. corporations to do business in other countries. They intend to use cheap labor in those countries, which will make Americans rich.
This life is a gift, and to reject that gift or abuse that gift is not human and not worthy of us.
Any time you got the Pope and the Dixie Chicks against you, your time is up.
As you have fewer and fewer voices in a democracy, in a free society, it’s not good to limit the number of voices.
All of our political parties are bought and paid for by corporate America, Wall Street, and the wealthy interests. The Republican Party more so, but the Democrats take their share of the loot, too.
We have to see that we’re a part of each other, and we have to take care of each other. The reason why they have universal health care in Canada and Britain, these other places? Because they believe if one suffers, everybody suffers.
This is the crux of the problem: because the Republicans and the right wing have been successful in almost eliminating unions, everyone else has suffered as a result.
Every fact in my films is true. And yet how often do I have to read over and over again about supposed falsehoods?
I don’t like to sit around whining about the corporate media, how they control everything, own everything. We already know that.