Public Opinion (Finally) Catching Up To Reality
According to a new Gallup poll out today, Most Americans now say that sending U.S. troops to Iraq was a mistake.
I’ve been saying that on this blog at least since September 2002! It breaks my heart that it’s taken hundreds of dead American soldiers (and who knows how many thousands of dead Iraqi soldiers and civilians) to clue in fifty percent of my fellow citizens…
June 25, 2004
Hindsight is always 20/20. At this point, it doesn’t really matter if the majority thinks it was mistake. We’re there. We started this. We have to finish it, we can’t just abandon the Iraqi people again. Complaining and polling and whatever else doesn’t change that we have a responsibility now and can’t just up and leave because we’re sorry we came.