Tagged: Afghanistan occupation

Let’s end the Afghan “Drug War” to Curb the Deficit

Let’s end the Afghan “Drug War” to Curb the Deficit

While House Speaker John Boehner wants to repeal Obamacare as part of deficit reduction negotiations, America is wasting countless billions on a futile “drug war” in Afghanistan. It’s enough to make American taxpayers furious....

You Got to Know When to Fold ’em

You Got to Know When to Fold ’em

I’m sure you’ve been told that nothing is impossible. And I’m sure you know that it’s nonsense. Some things cannot be done. Afghanistan comes to mind. “Nationbuilding” in Afghanistan in this century is not...

Why the U.S. Must Always be at War. Follow the Money

Why the U.S. Must Always be at War. Follow the Money

I watched last night as Rachel Maddow and Keith Olbermann did their war correspondent bit on MSNBC, reveling in the departure from Iraq of the last U.S. combat brigade. At first it looked like...