Looking at the cross currents of historical and contemporary events
Wednesday, March 7, 2012
War is hell!
With all the bellicose words coming out of Congress and on the campaign trail regarding Syria and Iran, I"m reminded of the decades we got by on Strategies of Containment and efforts at detente with long standing enemies. But, here is Netanyahu trying to drag the US into a war with Iran, despite advice to the contrary by his military advisers back in Israel, and Republican senators and presidential wannabes all too eager to engage in yet another "Holy War."