I Woke Up One Morning And the War Was Over

Mike Ferner, War Is A Crime, October 24, 2011 America’s war in Iraq is over. The last US troops will leave by year’s end, “with their heads held high, proud of their success and knowing that the American people stand united in our support for our troops.” So sayeth President Obama. A “sham of a mockery of a sham” is what Groucho would call Obama’s announcement and he would be right. For several reasons Mr. Marx would be much closer to the truth than Mr. Obama. Even with “all” troops pulled out ... well ... who knows about Special Forces since their presence in a country never seems to really equal a “troop presence.” ... I