Sunday 21 October 2018

Abuse and slander of US troops is cowardice

Under attack: US troops have been a target for spiteful anti-war
activists
Under attack: US troops have been a target for spiteful anti-war activists
Ian O'Doherty

Ian O'Doherty

Of course the military situation on the ground is different -- urban warfare as opposed to jungle combat -- but the social ramifications have become terrifyingly similar.

Perhaps the most obvious example of this is the level of poison which has infected the debate in America.

With a lame-duck president and conflicting reports about how the campaign in Iraq is going -- is the surge really as successful as the military claims? Is the war really going as badly as the Left insists? -- the raw, unfiltered hatred is still there between both sides.

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