posted on Mar, 26 2004 @ 10:26 AM
CoolHand: "First, off we did not win the war. The coalition did, which Canada is a part of?
No, Canada wasn't part of the Coalition. We are in Afghanistan as a UN-led peacekeeping force, but not in Iraq. Our people demonstrated and told
the government we wouldn't accept them sending our military, and they listened.
"The two are interconnected, but apprently this is too difficult a concept for people here to understand.
Yeah, it's everyone else who's an idiot. Not you, heavens no.
"If the people over there do not support the war, then why hasn't there been a tremendous increase in the number of transfers requested?"
Look at the suicide rates, and look at the amount of people who are not signing up for a second tour.