Three Iraq Occupation “Must Read” Articles


We must not leave. So says Joe Lieberman in an op-ed in the Wall Street Journal. It reads as if he is positioning himself to run for VP again with John McCain at the head of the ticket.
Get Out of Iraq If We Want Stability in the Middle East. So says General William Odom, former Director of the National Security Agency and Commandant at West Point. He makes a compelling case for departure — and he’s as tough-minded and tough-edged as they come.
The Case FOR Cutting and Running. So argues my colleague and friend Nir Rosen in the latest Atlantic Monthly. Nir’s arguments are blunt, reasoned, and the most compelling two pages on why getting out is the most sensible way forward.
— Steve Clemons