I read the Herald’s Our View with fleeting disbelief. City Council should say no to Troops Home bid
I only thought for a second that I had misread the title, then I thanked God that more temperate minds still have some influence in our society. I am thankful that there are still Democrat like Larsen and Cantwell for the Herald to interview. Democrats who, while opposed to this Republican administration, are not opposed to America. And I am thankful that the Herald finally sought out those in opposition to the resolution. I hope it is not to late to change the mind of the council.
The Turkish Press reported a positive note regarding civil war in Iraq. Seems that some moderate Muslims may be working to stop civil war in Iraq. Iraqi religious leaders to ban inter-Islamic fighting and a UAE newspaper had an interesting article about what could happen in Afghanistan if we were to bug out of Iraq. Khaleej Times Online – If Iraq is lost, Afghanistan is not — at least yet