The Good Soldiers of David Finkel
The Good Soldiers by David Finkel talks about the Surge of George Bush and he provides a very frank and critical account of those American victims. In short,
Anyway, 18/19 years old naive American kids loaded with Americana under the command of prejudiced and bigoted commanders (sound like neo-cons and George Bush?) indoctrinated by anti-Arab and anti-Muslim zeal went to Iraq to ‘kick asses’. The unlucky soldiers died in
He also spoke about the justified and unjustified slaughter of civilians and journalists by the American war machines in
This Pulitzer Prize winning writer was “In Conversation with Eric Campbell” at the Gleebooks of Sydney, Australia last night to launch his book The Good Soldiers. Most of the academics, journalists, left-wingers were somewhat compliant apart from my good friend Jeff Lee. He questioned about Australian freelance journalist John Martinkus and the then Australian Prime Minister John Howard’s vitriol against him for getting kidnapped out side the Australian Embassy,
Eventually I took the microphone at one stage. I spoke about the lucky boy of
David was quick to maintain a distance from the legality and morality of the war as well as Iraqi victims.
Jeff Sharlet wrote Jesus killed Mohammed: (The crusade for a Christian military) based on similar US Army assignment of 2004 in
. His portrayal of loaded naive young soldiers and prejudiced and bigoted commanders are similar to David Finkel. However, Jeff Sharlet managed to expose the ENDEMIC anti-Jewish and anti-Muslim policies, sentiments and activities in the Iraq military establishment. US
Blackwater In Iraq: Christian Crusaders Killing For Christ, Christian apology for the Crusades, Muslim-Christian Relations, The Good, the Bad, 21st Century Crusaders:Onward Christian Soldiers, Marching as to War, Christian' Crusaders and Failures of Intelligence in the US Military and From the crusaders on, contempt for the Arabs is written in stone basically confirm and reconfirm Christian (?) aggression!
At the end I conclude, the aggression and bloodbath mentioned above are not for the benefit of Christianity and won’t please Jesus Christ (PBUH).
Friday, March 05, 2010