'Twas the night before Christmas
And all through the house
The Special Forces team was inserted
As quiet as a mouse.
Opposition to the war among military families is bubbling beneath the surface.
On the ground with US troops in Iraq.
To the myth-makers of war, the Americans in Iraq look
like the Russians in Chechnya.
At long last, the military appears to be gearing up to try some of the
Guantánamo Bay prisoners.
In the name of fighting terrorism, the Army has established a domestic command.
He might have the toughest detail this war has to offer.
Perhaps Americans can be excused for imagining that "regime change" in
Iraq would be a cakewalk.
Officers are raising serious questions about manpower, morale and
America is living in the blowback years.