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'Economist' Urges Rumsfeld Resignation

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'Economist' Urges Rumsfeld Resignation

'Economist' Urges Rumsfeld Resignation

'Economist' Urges Rumsfeld Resignation

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Many news editorials are calling on Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld to resign over hard evidence that American soldiers have been mistreating Iraqi prisoners. Host Scott Simon talks to Bill Emmott, editor of The Economist, the British weekly, about accountability, and why he believes the Rumsfeld should step down.