You are viewing an obsolete version of the DU website which is no longer supported by the Administrators. Visit The New DU.
Democratic Underground Latest Greatest Lobby Journals Search Options Help Login

Reply #4: You know I'm anti-war [View All]

Printer-friendly format Printer-friendly format
Printer-friendly format Email this thread to a friend
Printer-friendly format Bookmark this thread
This topic is archived.
Home » Discuss » Archives » General Discussion (1/22-2007 thru 12/14/2010) Donate to DU
malaise Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-18-10 06:57 PM
Response to Reply #3
4. You know I'm anti-war
I'd love all the troops to be leaving, but it is dishonest to suggest that the war isn't over because all the troops aren't on the way home. That was not true in Germany, Japan at the end of WW2 or Korea.
The Combat troops have left.
Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top
  -Question for Duers malaise  Aug-18-10 06:52 PM   #0 
  - I think many DUers would like to close all those bases and bring ALL troops home.  MH1   Aug-18-10 06:53 PM   #1 
  - I would love to close all the bases but I am prepared to be honest  malaise   Aug-18-10 06:55 PM   #2 
  - I would like to  sandnsea   Aug-18-10 07:13 PM   #10 
     - In most of the large cases, we are clearly allies  MH1   Aug-19-10 11:23 AM   #30 
  - Well, maybe you do need to go on. Do you suggest  Curmudgeoness   Aug-18-10 06:55 PM   #3 
  - You know I'm anti-war  malaise   Aug-18-10 06:57 PM   #4 
     - A BIG K & R for this thread Malaise!  jillan   Aug-18-10 08:00 PM   #21 
  - This is part of our problem  liberal N proud   Aug-18-10 06:57 PM   #5 
  - Here's some facts (not venturing an opinion)  Ineeda   Aug-18-10 07:02 PM   #6 
  - And Obama didn't put one of them there  malaise   Aug-18-10 07:14 PM   #11 
     - Exactly.  Ineeda   Aug-18-10 07:54 PM   #18 
        - I need that answer  malaise   Aug-18-10 08:02 PM   #22 
  - Do permanent presence in a location we should never have been in and cannot afford to maintain  TheKentuckian   Aug-18-10 07:03 PM   #7 
  - I know you're defending the president's decision to withdraw troops  EFerrari   Aug-18-10 07:05 PM   #8 
  - I hate the empire  malaise   Aug-18-10 07:13 PM   #9 
     - +1  nadinbrzezinski   Aug-18-10 07:16 PM   #12 
     - If Obama shouldn't be attacked for leaving 50K troops in Iraq  EFerrari   Aug-18-10 07:22 PM   #15 
  - the Iraq war is still going on. World War 2 ended in 1945. See the difference?  provis99   Aug-18-10 07:19 PM   #13 
  - But American troops are still in Germany  malaise   Aug-18-10 07:22 PM   #14 
  - How many troops died in Germany & Japan after the war ...  Martin Eden   Aug-18-10 07:44 PM   #16 
  - Listen I opposed the illegal invasion and occupation  malaise   Aug-18-10 07:47 PM   #17 
     - "What makes this one any different"  Martin Eden   Aug-18-10 08:15 PM   #26 
        - I agree with everyone who states that this was  malaise   Aug-19-10 04:42 AM   #29 
  - We have 737 bases around the world  deficitjobs   Aug-18-10 07:56 PM   #19 
  - Thanks  malaise   Aug-18-10 08:05 PM   #24 
  - Hello  bigwillq   Aug-18-10 08:07 PM   #25 
  - Philippines -- since the Spanish-American War  LostinVA   Aug-18-10 07:57 PM   #20 
  - Excellent  malaise   Aug-18-10 08:04 PM   #23 
  - Yes. You need to explain why two nations who were fighting to establish themselves as--  eridani   Aug-19-10 02:33 AM   #27 
     - No I don't  malaise   Aug-19-10 04:41 AM   #28 
        - Imperialism is still not OK. Nor is occupation based on it.  eridani   Aug-19-10 08:27 PM   #31 

Home » Discuss » Archives » General Discussion (1/22-2007 thru 12/14/2010) Donate to DU

Powered by DCForum+ Version 1.1 Copyright 1997-2002
Software has been extensively modified by the DU administrators

Important Notices: By participating on this discussion board, visitors agree to abide by the rules outlined on our Rules page. Messages posted on the Democratic Underground Discussion Forums are the opinions of the individuals who post them, and do not necessarily represent the opinions of Democratic Underground, LLC.

Home  |  Discussion Forums  |  Journals |  Store  |  Donate

About DU  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy

Got a message for Democratic Underground? Click here to send us a message.

© 2001 - 2011 Democratic Underground, LLC