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End endless war crimes

There is only one way to terminate the endless war crimes systematically and daily committed in Iraq and that is to end the intrinsically criminal war now – to withdraw all American forces immediately.

And while the Iraqis succor and heal their wounds, Americans must attempt to cure their own moribund social illness so that this nation will never again commit such fully and profound evil.

The above is a direct quote from “War Crimes and the American Conscience,” a book written in 1970 about the Vietnam War by 10 eminent American scholars and jurists convened by the Congressional Conference on war and national responsibility.

The social illness and stupidity continues.

Same book: “The real war criminals in history never fire guns, never suffer discomfort.”

Russ Jorgensen

Nevada City

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