It looks like Iraq is breaking up.   Either Iraq breaks up, or it takes a lot of force to keep it together.

I served a tour of duty in Iraq in 2005, with the Texas Army National Guard.  I befriended some Iraqis over there.   How are  they are doing now?

The Iraq situation is of course being used for political partisanship.   Republicans tend to blame Obama for the Iraqi disintegration, even though it was Bush who actually negotiated the American withdrawal from Iraq.

I think there are lessons to be learned from Iraq, both for American foreign policy (which is long overdue for a major overhaul) and even American domestic policy.

One way of approaching it is to ask the question, “If Diversity is Strength” – as we’re constantly told – “Then Why Is Iraq Breaking Up?”

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Article published June 18th, 2014, on VDARE.COM.

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