Is America on the path to permanent war?

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  1. Pro-Canadiana
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    Is America on the path to 'permanent war'? - CNN.com


    "It's unnatural and unhealthy for a nation to be engaged in global crusades for some principle or idea while neglecting the needs of its own people," said Sen. J. William Fulbright, then chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, in 1966 as the Vietnam War escalated.



    courtesy of CNN
     
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    Sadly it does appear to be the case.
     
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    CNN is a useless news source, but yes.
     
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    or no.
     
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    i agree with you, but i also agree with the article.
     
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    Afghanistan and Iraq.

    That has to be some kind of record.
     
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    Isn't it about time to invade Nicaragua again?
     
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    It should have been a foregone conclusion when Bush set the bar at global terrorism, then spent 7 years trying to win a war against old ladies with wash pans and kids throwing rocks.
     
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    We're on a path to a permenant war because Islam is at war with us.
     
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    Ahh the old endless cycle thing.
     

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