[Marxism] US troops in Afghanistan "depressed and deeply disillusioned"

Intense Red intnsred at golgotha.net
Thu Oct 8 08:36:21 MDT 2009

 > The soldiers complain that rules of engagement designed to minimise
 > civilian casualties mean that they fight with one arm tied behind their
 > backs. “They’re a joke,” said one.

   These guys don't get it. They think they're fighting a real war and don't 
realize they're fighting a war of occupation. There's a huge difference.

   Either way, since the people of Afghanistan are increasingly opposed to 
foreign troops, NATO will likely lose.

"Anyone who knows anything of history knows that great social changes are 
impossible without feminine upheaval." -- Karl Marx 

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