I haven’t had a lot of time to catch up on the news in the last few days, but I have some thoughts that I would like to share on the war in Iraq. Though, I doubt my thoughts will have as much weight as this. Justus For All has an excellent post with excerpts from Iraqi blogs that pretty accurately covers why continued coalition occupation in Iraq is a necessary evil.
Yeah, I call it a necessary evil. People get hurt in wars. My friend’s nephew is currently being shipped home with shrapnel in his arms and stomach, on top of having two broken legs. That’s the evil part. No one likes to see anyone get hurt. But, in my mind, the deaths of a thousand US soldiers in Iraq were necessary if it saved civilians anywhere from another terrorist attack. Do I like that it had to be that way?… [Read More]