"He who does not think himself worth saving from poverty and ignorance by his own efforts, will hardly be thought worth the efforts of anybody else." -- Frederick Douglass, Self-Made Men (1872)
Does this mean my wife needs to look for another place to get her nails done?
It's GREAT to be me. --- "45% liberal/55% conservative"
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'nice doggy" until you can find a gun.
You don't get to break the law, just because someone else is breaking the law.
The difference you can't seem to realize, is that what took place at My Lai and My Khe wasn't a matter of official policy. The Communists, on the other hand had an official policy in place that called for the murder of innocent civilians. To date, no one in the North has ever been tried, much less convicted of the war crimes that were commited during the war.
Thats not even the ****ed up part. The ****ed up part, is that there are Americans that acrually defend those pieces of ****.