No glory in defeat: military families turn against Bush

I can’t find it now, but I remember a story someplace about how families of soldiers killed in Iraq continued to support President Bush’s failed policies in Iraq. The story headlined intensely private “healing sessions” held between Bush and relatives of dead soldiers. Apparently that’s not how a majority of military families sees it. “Families with ties to the military, long a reliable source of support for wartime presidents, disapprove of President Bush and his handling of the war in Iraq, with a majority concluding the invasion was not worth it, a Los Angeles Times/ Bloomberg poll has found.”

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David Benfell holds a Ph.D. in Human Science from Saybrook University. He earned a M.A. in Speech Communication from CSU East Bay in 2009 and has studied at California Institute of Integral Studies. He is an anarchist, a vegetarian ecofeminist, a naturist, and a Taoist.

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