More Words of Wisdom From Our Mercenaries
In case you don't know, Blackwater USA is one of the paid mercenary providers we are using to supplement our military. Here's what their President has to say about the prison abuse scandal:
MAY 17, 2004
FEATURE LETTER THIS WEEK....
WHY CAN'T SHE TAKE IT LIKE A MAN?
Behind The Lines - Dr. Jack Wheeler
Friday, May 14, 2004
We know conclusively that the Abu Ghraib abuse scandal is as phony as a Bill Clinton sex denial because there are no calls for the resignation of the one individual most responsible for the abuses.
That would be the officer in charge of Abu Ghraib and all US military prisons in Iraq, the commander of the 800th Military Police Brigade, Army Brigadier General Janis Karpinski. And why have there been no calls for her resignation? Let's be honest. It is because she is a woman.
Thus the frightening lesson of the abuse scandal: Political correctness trumps national security even in wartime.
Gary Jackson: firstname.lastname@example.org