As all we know there are three American political scandal which are The Watergate scandal, the sex scandal and the “torture door”. The Watergate scandal was a 1970s United States political scandal resulting from the break-in to the Democratic National Committee headquarters at the Watergate office complex in Washington, D.C. Effects of the scandal ultimately led to the resignation of the President of the United States, Richard Nixon, on August 9, 1974, the first and only resignation of any U.S. President. It also resulted in the indictment, trial, conviction and incarceration of several Nixon administration officials. The affair began with the arrest of five men for breaking and entering into the Democratic National Committee headquarters at the Watergate complex on June 17, 1972.
Former U.S. President Bill Clinton during the administration of the U.S. economy has been very prosperous, but he left the deepest impression was the people that he and former White House intern Monica Lewinsky sex between the sex scandal . Clinton and Monica Lewinsky has been recognized as early as 1995, the two have sex in the White House, Clinton firmly denied. In 1998, when President Clinton for his Monica Lewinsky sex scandal and lied about the issue under investigation, was charged with perjury and obstruction of justice. In the same year in August, Clinton delivered a televised address to the people, for the first time publicly acknowledged and Lewinsky had “inappropriate relationship.”Soon after, the House of Representatives passed two articles of impeachment, but was rejected in February the following year the Senate, Clinton to escape impeachment . .
Now the media call “torture door” refers to the majority of the U.S. invasion of Iraq in 2003 after the scandal of abuse of Iraqi prisoners of war. U.S. military abuse of Iraqi prisoners of war real shock over the world from the CBS (CBS) April 28th Wednesday published a U.S. military abuse of Iraqi prisoners photo, photo shows a U.S. military police ordered to stand on a box of Iraqi prisoners, prisoners of war were covered head and hands attached to wires. Military police threatened that if the prisoners down from the box, you will be electrocuted. Another photo showed the body of Iraqi prisoners was ordered to be stacked to form a pyramid shape. Events after exposure to high-level U.S. military officials said U.S. troops March announced the U.S. Army stationed in Baghdad, six members of the 800th Military Police Brigade for about 20 Iraqi prisoners abuse will face a court martial, the U.S. military to help manage the seven prisoners Officers will also be subject to disciplinary action, including the 800 Brigade, who the highest office. With the U.S. military abuse of prisoners in the global event caused by exposure immediately, including governments, human rights organizations and news media attention.
I think these three things there is a connection, maybe they are on the American political scandal. And they all surprise whole world. I think this tells us three things may be political darkness, while U.S. politicians regarded disgrace. Because these three things deeply affected the American people.