Feb 012012
 
Winning Hearts & Minds?

We have all heard the euphemism “collateral damage.” To spin the carnage in this way makes the reality of dead women and children more abstract and hence more palatable to the American public. It becomes easier to avoid the fact that in the two acknowledged mideast wars, many more civilians are dead than enemy combatants. [Read More…]

Jan 162012
 
The Real Deal RE: Urinating on Taliban

This post came from a blog by Rob Delaney. It just stuck a chord with me as sort of an inconvenient truth but truth non-the-less. I leave it to you to decide: By Rob Delaney People are understandably upset after video emerged of what appears to be U.S. Marines urinating on Afghan corpses. If they’re [Read More…]