Interview – Cindy Sheehan 04-17-12

Eric has a chance to chat with anti-war icon Cindy Sheehan about a variety of topics ranging from the Left’s abandonment of the anti-war movement to the current imperialist aggression throughout the world. Cindy explains some of her views about the empire and provides insight into her own political evolution and transformation from anti-war symbol to leader. Additionally, Eric and Cindy discuss the current state of the anti-war movement and some of the things we can and should be doing to rebuild it.

Cindy Sheehan is a world famous anti-war activist and leader. She became a household name in 2005 when she protested the Iraq War and the policies of the Bush administration by camping outside of his ranch in Crawford, Texas. She is the author of Peace MomDear President Bush, and her most recent bookRevolution, A Love Story about Hugo Chavez and the Bolivarian Revolution. Her website is cindysheehanssoapbox.com.