How terribly tragic. He was fooled once, but never again. This is one of the most pitiful stories I have read.
The consequences of the Bush-Cheney War on Iraq will be with us for many decades to come as the soldiers they sent to war struggle with their physical and emotional scars.
“I did not join the Army to go to Iraq, a country that had no part in the September 2001 attacks and did not pose a threat to its neighbors, much less to the United States,” Young wrote in his letter.
“On every level—moral, strategic, military and economic—Iraq was a failure,” Young wrote. “And it was you, Mr. Bush and Mr. Cheney, who started this war. It is you who should pay the consequences.”