World War I started, really, because Austria-Hungary wanted to stop the Serbian movement to create a Greater Serbia. They were planning to invade the country to make it part of […]
Original Post: Our military leaders are no Pattons.
Yesterday, Lee Presser made a great point in this guest post, The Only Rule of Engagement Will Be Victory. As one commenter noted: This is the best analysis of the war on terror that I have read. If we do not fight to win, we shouldn’t be in the fight. Winning the war on terror…
Original Post: The Only Rule of Engagement Will Be Victory.
Guest Post by Lee Presser When FDR sent the troops to fight World War 2, he sent them to win. Since 1945, the political class has not given America’s military that clear instruction when being sent to war. Political considerations have modified the goal of winning. In Korea, it was fight but do not anger…