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A Morally-Confused Marine

JFK Democrat Wrote: Feb 05, 2013 10:04 PM
Being afraid to pull the trigger to defend yourself doesn't make you a leftist or a right winger. It merely means that you are afraid to pull the trigger in order to defend yourself.
JFK Democrat Wrote: Feb 05, 2013 10:11 PM
People who stone women to death and would happily slice off Michael160's head while still conscious are not my "fellow human beings".

Last week, the Washington Post published an opinion piece by a Marine captain titled, "I Killed People in Afghanistan. Was I Right or Wrong?"

The column by Timothy Kudo, who is now a graduate student at New York University, is a fine example of the moral confusion leftism has wrought over the last half century. Captain Kudo's moral confusion may predate his graduate studies, but if so, it has surely been reinforced and strengthened at NYU.

The essence of Mr. Kudo's piece is that before he served in Afghanistan he was ethically unprepared for killing, that killing is...

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