BUCHANAN: Is Afghanistan a Lost Cause? After trillions invested, millions lives lost, Afghanistan worse off

“We are there and we are committed” was the regular retort of Secretary of State Dean Rusk during the war in Vietnam. Whatever you may think of our decision to go in, Rusk was saying, if we walk away, the United States loses the first war in its history, with all that means for SoutheastContinue reading “BUCHANAN: Is Afghanistan a Lost Cause? After trillions invested, millions lives lost, Afghanistan worse off”

Mexico 2nd Deadliest Country; Tops Afghan, Iraq Second only to Syria…

Image Credits: Mindaugas Danys / Flickr. It was the second deadliest conflict in the world last year, but it hardly registered in the international headlines. As Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan dominated the news agenda, Mexico’s drug wars claimed 23,000 lives during 2016 — second only to Syria, where 50,000 people died as a result ofContinue reading “Mexico 2nd Deadliest Country; Tops Afghan, Iraq Second only to Syria…”