There's a tendency for people to mention "Afghanistan is a backwater country and it always has been, and always will be."
I hear this a lot. From people on both sides of rails. Soldiers will say it when in disgust they have been working and fighting so hard, and are tired of the corruption. Anti-war activists, Libertarians, Democrats and even Republicans have said it to infer we should be out or to call for for a draw down of troops and funds. The image… Continue