"This man gave life and limb protecting our civil liberties."
No, wrong again. We would not have less "civil liberty" if the US government hadn't invaded Iraq. In fact, there is a good argument to be made that we'd have more liberty if the US government hadn't invaded Iraq.
The wounded man may have believed he was defending freedom, as I think most military people do. But it's not true, not matter how many pundits and grassroots activists say it.
author of A Return to Common Sense: Reawakening Liberty in the Inhabitants of Amer
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