What Did George Washington Mean?
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January 31, 2013 - 2:24am
by Frank Li
After listening to Winston Churchill, Ronald Reagan, Abraham Lincoln, and Thomas Jefferson, let's listen to George Washington, shall we? Here you go ...
"My first wish is to see this plague of mankind, war, banished from the earth."
He meant: President George W. Bush, it was reckless for you to launch the Iraq war in 2003! President Obama, end the war in Afghanistan now! Stop listening to the generals, including General David Petraeus, because "the wars are too important to be left to the generals" (per Georges Clemenceau). The Afghan war, any war, should not have been part of consideration for re-election (For Obama the Road to Reelection Runs through Kabul)!
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