The Iraq Speech that Should Have Been

Juan Cole writes the Iraq speech he believes that President Obama should have delivered.

A quote from the speech:

“We cannot undo what has been done. We cannot pretend that the United States did not violate the United Nations charter and the Geneva Conventions. But we can make amends. We can seek redemption as a nation. And our salvation lies in forswearing permanent war, aggressive war, undeclared war, and police actions as a way of life.”

Full Speech: The Speech President Obama Should Give about the Iraq War (But Won’t)

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