Monday, May 14, 2007

"We must be strong and we must be vigilant. But we also need to be smart, and getting smart means ending our infatuation with war and rediscovering the possibilities of politics."

-- Col.
Andrew J. Bacevich, U.S. Army, Retired, professor of International Relations at Boston University, from an article in The American Conservative magazine, September 2006.

Professor Bacevich's son,
First Lt. Andrew J. Bacevich, Jr., U.S. Army, died in Iraq today from combat injuries.

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