Media Silent as July/August Deadliest Months in Afghanistan for U.S.

Greg Hengler
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Posted: Aug 28, 2009 11:56 AM
http://graphics8.nytimes.com/images/promos/politics/blog/obama-reno533.jpgRemember the headlines during the Bush administration? From Victor Davis Hanson…for the first time since our 2001 removal of the Taliban from power — more Americans have been killed there (172) than in Iraq (114). The Obama administration recently sent more troops into Afghanistan to reach our highest level yet at 32,000.  Yet no public protests have reached the level we used to see in connection with Iraq. Why? [All Credit: Charlie Richards]