Tag Archives: Stanley McChrystal

In the Dead Zone

The week between Christmas and New Year’s Day is the dead zone – this year Tuesday to Tuesday. Anyone who can take the week off takes the week off. Politicians leave Washington. What they could do for the year they … Continue reading

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The General Idea Again

The basics are pretty clear. We have a government of the people and by the people and for the people, where the military reports to an official elected by the people, the president. The military may have the guns, but … Continue reading

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