The Solution for Afghanistan

The headline is stark: Afghan President Hamid Karzai Confirms Peace Talks With Taliban I'm almost inclined not to write another word, since this headline speaks for itself. But we all know that's not gonna happen.... The original intent behind going to Afghanistan was to rout out and kill the elements that allowed the 9/11 terrorists to train. We did that in short … [Read more...]

Conservative Case for Withdrawal from Afghanistan

The Conservative line is that we need to take the fight to the terrorists.  This makes sense; wipe them out wherever they are and mitigate the risk to humanity posed by their infectious presence on earth.  Send em to the hereafter, I say. Clear thinking Americans largely agree with this.  Hunt them down and kill them. When we first went into Afghanistan, we did so because … [Read more...]