Her ominous and frightening message was gleaned from years of covering our wars in the Middle East. She arrived in Chicago on the heels of her Sept. 30 report, “The Longest War.” It examined the Afghanistan conflict and exposed the perils that still confront America, 11 years after 9/11.
Eleven years later, “they” still hate us, now more than ever, Logan told the crowd. The Taliban and al-Qaida have not been vanquished, she added. They’re coming back.
“I chose this subject because, one, I can’t stand, that there is a major lie being propagated . . .” Logan declared in her native South African accent.
The lie is that America’s military might has tamed the Taliban.
“There is this narrative coming out of Washington for the last two years,” Logan said. It is driven in part by “Taliban apologists,” who claim “they are just the poor moderate, gentler, kinder Taliban,” she added sarcastically. “It’s such nonsense!” Read more…
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Well, just forgive the hell outta me for my ignorance because I can’t tell any of the “groups” apart! They are ALL violent. They all hate us. And, obviously, they seem to hate some of their own kind.
I am tired. I am weary that this has NOT been “fixed”,” won” or “lost” since 9/11. It seem s that we are still there losing members of Our Great Military…You know, the ones that have wives, children, parents, grandparents and friends here waiting and praying for their safe return.
How many of OUR Men and Women have been murdered by the Muslims they were teaching how to defend their own countries?
IN EVERY WAR that I had knowledge of, we didn’t win by placating and/or pandering to the Enemy. The BACKS were broken from the WWI, WWII (Two Nukes fell on Japan and one on Nagasaki..
Disgusted I say this. Bring them home! Then IF there ARE ANY more problems, this IS my solution:
Enough is enough! BRING THEM ALL HOME!