Are We Safer?

This question was the premise of a question that Lee Hamilton and Tom Kean, the Co-Chairs of the 9/11 commission asked in a Washington Post Article (that I just got done reading in the Weekly Edition of the Washington Post). The answer, as I read it, is a resounding no. As for Bin-Laden, he seems to have rebuilt his organization. Now, they even have a media production company. And, yet President Bush tells us that Al-Qaeda is out of Business.
It seems that the drumbeat of war has turned on Iran. It seems that the Adminstration does not understand or appreciate history. David Walker, The U.S. Comptroller General, warned us all about the Roman Empire. The lesson seems to be lost. And the struggle continues......
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