The 35 articles of impeachment and the case for prosecuting George W. Bush / the full text of Congressman Dennis Kucinich's 35 articles of impeachment ; a list of the criminal violations in the articles produced by Elizabeth De la Vega ; an original introduction by David Swanson.

Author
Kucinich, Dennis J., 1946- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
[Port Townsend, Wash.] : Feral House, [2008]
Description
xxxii, 124 pages ; 22 cm

Details

Subject(s)
Notes
The 35 Articles in this book are part of the Congressional Record, June 9, 2008.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents
  • Article I. Creating a Secret Propaganda Campaign to Manufacture a False Case for War Against Iraq
  • Article II. Falsely, Systematically, and with Criminal Intent Conflating the Attacks of September 11, 2001, With Misrepresentation of Iraq as a Security Threat as Part of Fraudulent Justification for a War of Aggression
  • Article III. Misleading the American People and Members of Congress to Believe Iraq Possessed Weapons of Mass Destruction, to Manufacture a False Case for War
  • Article IV. Misleading the American People and Members of Congress to Believe Iraq Posed an Imminent Threat to the United States
  • Article V. Illegally Misspending Funds to Secretly Begin a War of Aggression
  • Article VI. Invading Iraq in Violation of the Requirements of HJRes114
  • Article VII. Invading Iraq Absent a Declaration of War
  • Article VIII. Invading Iraq, A Sovereign Nation, in Violation of the UN Charter
  • Article IX. Failing to Provide Troops With Body Armor and Vehicle Armor
  • Article X. Falsifying Accounts of US Troop Deaths and Injuries for Political Purposes
  • Article XI. Establishment of Permanent US Military Bases in Iraq
  • Article XII. Initiating a War Against Iraq for Control of That Nation's Natural Resources
  • Article XIIII. Creating a Secret Task Force to Develop Energy and Military Policies With Respect to Iraq and Other Countries
  • Article XIV. Misprision of a Felony, Misuse and Exposure of Classified Information And Obstruction of Justice in the Matter of Valerie Plame Wilson, Clandestine Agent of the Central Intelligence Agency
  • Article XV. Providing Immunity from Prosecution for Criminal Contractors in Iraq
  • Article XVI. Reckless Misspending and Waste of US Tax Dollars in Connection With Iraq and US Contractors
  • Article XVII. Illegal Detention: Detaining Indefinitely And Without Charge Persons Both US Citizens and Foreign Captives
  • Article XVIII. Torture: Secretly Authorizing, and Encouraging the Use of Torture Against Captives in Afghanistan, Iraq, and Other Places, as a Matter of Official Policy
  • Article XIX. Rendition: Kidnapping People and Taking Them Against Their Will to "Black Sites" Located in Other Nations, Including Nations Known to Practice Torture
  • Article XX. Imprisoning Children
  • Article XXI. Misleading Congress and the American People About Threats from Iran, and Supporting Terrorist Organizations Within Iran, With the Goal of Overthrowing the Iranian Government
  • Article XXII. Creating Secret Laws
  • Article XXIII. Violation of the Posse Comitatus Act
  • Article XXIV. Spying on American Citizens, Without a Court-Ordered Warrant, in Violation of the Law and the Fourth Amendment
  • Article XXV. Directing Telecommunications Companies to Create an Illegal and Unconstitutional Database of the Private Telephone Numbers and Emails of American Citizens
  • Article XXVI. Announcing the Intent to Violate Laws with Signing Statements
  • Article XXVII. Failing to Comply with Congressional Subpoenas and Instructing Former Employees Not to Comply
  • Article XXVIII. Tampering with Free and Fair Elections, Corruption of the Administration of Justice
  • Article XXIX. Conspiracy to Violate the Voting Rights Act of 1965
  • Article XXX. Misleading Congress and the American People in an Attempt to Destroy Medicare
  • Article XXXI. Katrina: Failure to Plan for the Predicted Disaster of Hurricane Katrina, Failure to Respond to a Civil Emergency
  • Article XXXII. Misleading Congress and the American People, Systematically Undermining Efforts to Address Global Climate Change
  • Article XXXIII. Repeatedly Ignored and Failed to Respond to High Level Intelligence Warnings of Planned Terrorist Attacks in the US, Prior to 9/11
  • Article XXXIV. Obstruction of the Investigation into the Attacks of September 11, 2001
  • Article XXXV. Endangering the Health of 9/11 First Responders.
Other title(s)
Thirty-five articles of impeachment and the case for prosecuting George W. Bush
ISBN
  • 9781932595420
  • 1932595422
OCLC
261174242
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