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GOP Conservatives Call for US Withdrawal from Iraq

By David T. Pyne (07/07/05)

An increasing percentage of the American people and U.S. congressional and military leaders are coming to the conclusion that the United States is losing the counterinsurgency war in Iraq. Car bombings and attacks by insurgents killed 80 U.S. troops in May. An additional 47 U.S. soldiers were killed during the first half of June. A total of 1,730 of our troops have died in Iraq thus far and at least 13,000 have been wounded, many very seriously, according to Pentagon figures with no end to the war or the carnage in sight. These casualty numbers resemble the U.S. military casualty count during the first four to five years of the Vietnam war between 1961 and early 1966.

Thus far, the $300 billion that has been shelled out for the Iraq war alone is roughly equal to the amount of money expended on World War I or the Korean War. This despite the fact that we may be only a couple years into a decade long commitment which may well exceed what the U.S. spent on Vietnam during ten years of fighting within the next couple of years.

An increasing number of our retired generals and political leaders come to the conclusion that the U.S. is losing the war in Iraq due to a failure of both strategy and leadership and that merely “staying the course


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Sounds like somebody is thinking of our soldiers and there families.

We are losing this war and the longer we stay the more anger grows!
We have put a people in uncertainty and that's Hell!
Thank you to the men that respect human life and see that a mistake was made by Bush,Cheney and Rumsfield.

Now lets hope they deal with the other issures,Downing Street Memo,A security leak(Rove) and a thorough investigation of 9/11 by honest FBI.
There are treasons and criminal activities coming at the whitehouse,America does not condone this,so lets hope they allow investigations and court hearing on this matter.

Giving away intelligence and the result is 8 CIA dying is very serious.To think this could happen in America............

Please watch the Path to WAR. You will see the future!

What Thomas Jefferson had to say:

If there be one principle more deeply rooted than any other in the mind of every American, it is that we should have nothing to do with conquest.

He who permits himself to tell a lie once, finds it much easier to do it a second and a third time till at length it becomes habitual.

The care of human life and happiness, and not their destruction, is the first and only legitimate object of good government.

Resistance to tyrants is obedience to God.

The man who fears no truth has nothing to fear from lies. (encouragement for the despairing among us)

I have sworn upon the altar of God eternal hostility against every form of tyranny over the mind of man.

*grin* and he also said:

Banking establishments are more dangerous than standing armies.

He didn't say the next part. That's me.

I suspect we should be investing our monies (if we have any left) in alternative energy sources, rather than trying to take a country's natural resource away from it. If the oil companies want to make war on the oil supply, let THEM pay for it and send their suits out, ready to die for their...corporation while we make the need for what they are fighting for obsolete.

A man moved to tears is a big and strong man for our Troops.

London bombings underscore world wide increase in terrorism, the Downing Street Memos the latest in long list of smoking guns proving lies and deceit used to stampede country into war. Exactly how much more proof do we need to expose the incompetence of these two bozos, Tony Bliar and little George Stupid, as the incompetent dunderheads that they are, neither one is morally or intelectually fit for public office.

The American constitution gives us the right and the mechanism by which to remove incompetents from office, impeachment, lets get on with it!

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