I saw the flag pass by one day, it fluttered in the breeze.
A young marine saluted it, and then he stood at ease.
I looked at him in uniform, so young, so tall, so proud.
With eyes alert and hair cut square, he'd stand out in any crowd.
I must say I admire and support the incredible courage of the Iraqi people in their fight against a cowardly enemy. I especially admire their use of the guerilla tactics the American revolutionaries used more than two centuries ago to defeat the Redcoats. The fake surrender and hit and run
attacks are right out of the American Revolution playbook.
Recent New York Times article outlines a well-organized,
massive and concerted effort by the reformist wing of
the antiwar movement to derail the antiwar movement and
turn activists into election fodder for the Democratic Party.