Here's a point of view that I think explains quite a bit about our current prosecution of the war with Islamic Radicals (with kid gloves and
"proportionate" military responses), the anti-Americanism we see in most of the world press, and why Israel is dropping leaflets before they take
out civilian-embedded military targets.
The article was written a couple of months ago and was primarily a commentary on the Iraq war, but one could apply it to the Israeli-Hezbollah
conflict as well.
Before anyone gets too excited, the author, Shelby Steel, a NYT Best Selling author and Fellow at the Hoover Institute at Stanford, is Black.