When the soldiers talk like this there is resignation. There is a corrosive anger, too, that bubbles out, like the words pouring unbidden from a chaplain's assistant who has come to bless a patrol. 'Why don't you tell the truth? Why don't you journalists write that this army is exhausted?'
Saturday, August 11, 2007
While the US Media Tells Us Happy Tales
from Iraq, the Guardian brings us another view.