Just thought I’d share this way of “sharing” via Google’s Reader. I have “folder” of reader links to good sites for “human rights” news. I made it public – so anyone who wants to check these links rather than search out their own, can bookmark it or subscribe to it via a reader (rss). Covers a wide variety of human rights issues.
Deja vue 1968 Vietnam – different war, different leaders but same dynamics – American idealism, mixed with self-delusion and cowboy heritage spell disaster.
Tolerating Afghan Corruption Got Us Where We Are Today
Let us not mince words: For the past 8+ years, the international community has, at a minimum, looked the other way while Karzai’s government stole
If it had worked
We might see the government feared
In Afghanistan, we see nothing like that.