Category Archive: Iraq

Troop Buildup: An Analogy and a Rant

Among my other activities, I am a business owner. I’ve a store/gallery in Brooklyn, New York. It doesn’t make much money (not since the blows of the dot-com bust and then 9/11), but… Continue reading

Insurgencies In Their Dreams

Last year, General George Casey asserted that: The average insurgency — the average counterinsurgency in the 20th century was about nine years In his dreams. Of course, it all depends on how you… Continue reading