Film Celebrity Political Play of the Week | The Moviegoer

Friday, September 29, 2006

Film Celebrity Political Play of the Week

Posted By on Fri, Sep 29, 2006 at 7:20 AM

from none other than conspiracy man and World Trade Center director Oliver Stone,

''This war on Iraq is a disaster. I'm disgraced. I'm ashamed for my country,'' he said. ''I'm also ashamed that America has attacked itself with its constitutional breakdowns. I'm deeply ashamed," Stone said.

Stone also argued that Bush has set America back 10 years as a result of its post-9/11 policies.

Here's the report.

For what its worth, the National Intelligence Estimate "completed in April and reflecting a consensus of 16 American intelligence agencies, concluded among other things that the Iraq war had become a “cause célèbre” for Islamic extremists," according to the New York Times. 




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