Tag Archives: Iraq War

Our National Disgrace 22 Military and Veteran Suicides a Day

We are facing a national disgrace regarding how poorly we treat our men and women in uniform and our veterans. The average wait time for veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan to obtain approval of a service connected disability and begin … Continue reading

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The Second Iraq War, Was It Worth the Price Paid by the US? (Revised)

Now that our military has withdrawn from Iraq, it is appropriate to assess US leadership during this war: • US soldiers Killed: 4487. • US soldiers wounded: 32,221. • US soldiers who committed suicide: 349 in 2012 and 301 in … Continue reading

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After Ten Years In Iraq, Was It Worth It?

This is the nineteenth Blog in a weekly series regarding the state of leadership in America. On the tenth anniversary of US involvement in Iraq I believe that it is appropriate to look back and assess US leadership during this … Continue reading

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