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Defeatism

mglasgow Wrote: Oct 05, 2012 1:57 PM
Well reported Ollie! It's easy to give up if you're listening to the wrong people. It's also easy to cheer and get behind the troops if somebody like you reports the truth. Thank you so much!
HELMAND PROVINCE, Afghanistan -- When our Fox News team left for Afghanistan last week, there was a palpable sense of imminent calamity in the air. Gloom and doom news from here is now a staple in our so-called mainstream media. Reports of "green-on-blue," or insider, attacks by our Afghan allies against American and NATO troops are depicted as a sure sign of mission failure and portend of worse to come. Commentaries, columns and "analysis" from "experts" urging our political and military leaders to "get out now" routinely grace our print and broadcast outlets. The terms "betrayed," "cut our losses" and "minimize...