Monday, February 19, 2007

Bush Is Losing the 'War on Terror'

By Robert Parry
February 20, 2007

Despite the sacrifices in lives, treasure and liberties, the painful reality is that the United States is losing the “war on terror” – in large part because too many people in the Middle East and across the globe view George W. Bush as a bully and a hypocrite.

Bush has become the ugly face of America, mouthing pretty words about freedom and democracy while threatening other nations and bludgeoning those who get in his way. Perhaps even worse, Bush has shown himself to be an incompetent commander, especially for a conflict as complicated and nuanced as this one.

Read on.

1 comment:

demdandy said...

We certainly cannot tolerate George W. Bush for another 23 months. Another monstrous miscalculation on his part, however, may force Congress to open impeachment proceedings.