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Finder Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jun-20-06 08:50 AM
Response to Reply #15
22. The legitimate insurgency does not use suicide bombers...
unfortunately the different groups/players end up getting lumped under one label.

The only ones who benefit from this belief are the private security contractors. Follow the money!
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  -I'm horrified by the Insurgency in Iraq cali  Jun-20-06 08:18 AM   #0 
  - You can't understand them because you're not LIKE them.  Redstone   Jun-20-06 08:21 AM   #1 
  - Actually, you have lived in a country where a foreign entity bombed for no  jobycom   Jun-20-06 08:24 AM   #3 
     - Actually, more and more our definition of freedom is diametrically opposed  The Stranger   Jun-20-06 08:29 AM   #10 
     - Your second sentence:  Redstone   Jun-20-06 08:33 AM   #13 
     - Did and continue to do  malaise   Jun-20-06 09:24 AM   #25 
     - Absolutely Well Said  dogday   Jun-20-06 10:44 AM   #38 
  - Yeah we need to get out before the insurgency spreads  The Anti-Neo Con   Jun-20-06 08:23 AM   #2 
  - The insurgency is mostly the general population  shadowknows69   Jun-20-06 08:28 AM   #8 
     - those are Iraqis fighting us  alyce douglas   Jun-20-06 08:32 AM   #12 
     - Absolutely.  Redstone   Jun-20-06 08:35 AM   #16 
     - So what?  cali   Jun-20-06 08:38 AM   #18 
        - I'm not even certain it's not some shadowy international  shadowknows69   Jun-20-06 09:43 AM   #28 
  - The motivation is to humiliate the US??????? How about  acmavm   Jun-20-06 08:24 AM   #4 
  - sorry, that's utterly absurd  cali   Jun-20-06 08:29 AM   #9 
  - The US humiliated itself by going there in the first place.  devilgrrl   Jun-20-06 08:38 AM   #19 
  - doesn't sound absurd to me + we attack hospitals and Mosques  otokogi   Jun-20-06 09:35 AM   #27 
  - Oh, of course  cali   Jun-20-06 09:54 AM   #32 
  - Maybe that act has nothing to do with fighting the occupation  Terran1212   Jun-20-06 10:52 AM   #41 
  - Oh yes, it's part civil war. And detonating oneself in a home  acmavm   Jun-20-06 02:02 PM   #54 
  - Humiliation and revenge aren't necessarily different things.  igil   Jun-20-06 04:41 PM   #57 
  - creating mass chaos under a US led Occupation makes the US  bleedingheart   Jun-20-06 04:39 PM   #56 
  - In part, almost certainly.  igil   Jun-20-06 04:37 PM   #55 
  - CNN.com - Some Iraq suicide bombers 'forced' - Jul 27, 2004  NNN0LHI   Jun-20-06 08:26 AM   #5 
  - Just to play Devil's advocate  XemaSab   Jun-20-06 08:27 AM   #6 
  - And exactly HOW do you propose that we'd be able to stop them?  Redstone   Jun-20-06 08:39 AM   #20 
  - I don't have an answer to that  XemaSab   Jun-20-06 09:19 AM   #24 
  - But, but, but  malaise   Jun-20-06 11:31 AM   #48 
     - Obviously Bush is the wrong man for the wrong job  XemaSab   Jun-21-06 12:24 AM   #61 
  - Don't forget -- their country was illegally invaded, its civilians torture  The Stranger   Jun-20-06 08:27 AM   #7 
  - I've endlessly conveyed my disgust  cali   Jun-20-06 08:34 AM   #15 
  - Yeah, there are so many here that give comfort to the terrorists.  devilgrrl   Jun-20-06 08:40 AM   #21 
  - The legitimate insurgency does not use suicide bombers...  Finder   Jun-20-06 08:50 AM   #22 
  - What would you do  Jed Dilligan   Jun-20-06 09:43 AM   #29 
     - I imagine I'd do what most Iraqis  cali   Jun-20-06 09:50 AM   #30 
        - I take insurgency to mean the movement against US troops  Jed Dilligan   Jun-20-06 09:52 AM   #31 
  - I was wondering how long it was going to take the OP to twist some DUers...  NNN0LHI   Jun-20-06 10:23 AM   #35 
     - Right back at ya, Don.  The Stranger   Jun-20-06 10:39 AM   #36 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-20-06 10:59 AM   #43 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-20-06 11:00 AM   #44 
        - The tip off for me was the way the OP tiptoed all around post #5...  NNN0LHI   Jun-20-06 11:28 AM   #47 
           - well, perspective is everything.  bigtree   Jun-20-06 11:36 AM   #49 
           - LOL  cali   Jun-20-06 11:46 AM   #50 
              - "the fact that some of the insurgents are f*cking murdering  wtmusic   Jun-20-06 11:57 AM   #51 
                 - Some elements of  cali   Jun-20-06 12:15 PM   #52 
                    - Huh?  wtmusic   Jun-20-06 04:55 PM   #58 
  - our presence in Iraq, is fueling the fire  alyce douglas   Jun-20-06 08:31 AM   #11 
  - And a whole bunch of permanent military bases.  sinkingfeeling   Jun-20-06 08:34 AM   #14 
  - It's Vietnam, redux  Warpy   Jun-20-06 08:37 AM   #17 
  - Here's how we left Vietnam:  LibDemAlways   Jun-20-06 10:10 AM   #34 
  - I guess the big questions is  TallahasseeGrannie   Jun-20-06 08:53 AM   #23 
  - Sorry this is a World of Nation States  genie_weenie   Jun-20-06 09:33 AM   #26 
  - The 'insurgency' is not one force directed against just the U.S.  bigtree   Jun-20-06 09:55 AM   #33 
  - Great post  Jed Dilligan   Jun-20-06 10:42 AM   #37 
  - Surprise  cali   Jun-20-06 11:09 AM   #45 
     - that's a very upright statement. Unprovoked violence is never acceptable.  bigtree   Jun-20-06 11:14 AM   #46 
  - I wish I could K&R just your post  NNN0LHI   Jun-20-06 10:48 AM   #39 
  - Reads like you've seen NGIC powerpoints. n/t  genie_weenie   Jun-20-06 12:23 PM   #53 
  - Actually, it is....by definition  wtmusic   Jun-20-06 05:01 PM   #60 
  - Living under tyranny, Draconian sanctions, and WAR for so many year  Terran1212   Jun-20-06 10:49 AM   #40 
  - Maybe they feel they have more to die for than to live for  Bandit   Jun-20-06 10:53 AM   #42 
  - Bring them home  senseandsensibility   Jun-20-06 05:00 PM   #59 
 

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