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How long will all American Presidents be War Presidents?

The Presidential campaign rolls on in the seventh year since 9/11, with the only debate about the Long War being in which nations America should fight. We see this even the speeches of the most “liberal” candidate, Senator Barack Obama. I recommend reading “The World Beyond Iraq”, his speech about national security given at Fayetteville, …

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A look at the next phase of the Iraq War: 2009-2012

 What is next in Iraq?  None of the leading candidates have expressed any intention of leaving Iraq – except in the distant and vague future.  McCain intends to fight so long as (or until) we suffer few casualties, then stay for a long time (perhaps a hundred years, as McCain said here and here) ).  Obama …

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What should we expect from President Obama?

Update:  Buried in this was a remarkably accurate prediction about President Obama.  Red emphasis added. This question surfaced during an email exchange with the always interesting Dan Tdaxp (here is his blog).   We can only guess at the answer, but I believe blogs provide a valuable service for America — one that we will need in …

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