Originally Posted by mikesova
ok, so tell me the great leaping strides we're making in Iraq and please don't tell me about some schools being built or soldiers handing out candy or food out to children, because in the grand scheme of things, it's still a civil war-torn land that isn't close to any kind of stability.
And why is it a civil war torn land? Because decades of poltical ideas that were suppressed through fear are now allowed to be expressed but no one can agree on anything...
You can lead a horse to water but you can't force it to drink... we led them to freedom and now it's their choice what they want to make of it.