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  • Civilian deaths and conscription in Afghanistan

    As has been the case since the beginning of the conflict in Afghanistan, the numbers of civilian dead or wounded continue to be staggering.  Unfortunately, the Western “solution” to increase support for the Karzai government, which is in effect nothing but one more faction competing for power, will in fact simply increase the source of …

  • Should the US Try the “Theory of Second Best?”

    Yes, we should. And it should be done immediately. Quick withdrawal from Afghanistan would force Karzai and his opium dealing warlords to govern their country by themselves. This would likely result in the collapse of the corrupt government that calls Kabul its home. Sounds vicious, doesn’t it? It would paint a far rosier picture than …

  • The Great Puppeteer

    The Obama team has outlined a new “Afghanistan Compact” which hopes to reform and eradicate corruption in the US-backed, fraudulently elected, puppet government of Hamid Karzai. This new compact is not only a waste of time, but a blatant disregard of the past. In 2006, the first “Afghanistan Compact” was signed and has yielded little, …