This is an excellent article on military action in Fallujah. Tough reading if you really think about what it is saying. B Company, 1st Battalion, 8th Marines fought hard and did well. Dexter Filkins documents the experience of B company in a fair and unbaise manner.
In this Op-Ed piece, “Postcards from Iraq,” Mr. Friedman shows incredible insight in describing the task that America has before her in Iraq. Indeed, we are not building a nation but rather creating one. President Bush was right. It is “hard work” what we are doing.