Department of Peace can work
To the Editor:
There have been many good letters lately about the “war.” I just want to get my two cents in.
There’s a big difference in opinion about this being a “war” at all. The attack in New York was not one country attacking the USA. Terrorists are from many countries, and some live here, too. When we invaded Iraq, and now Afghanistan and Pakistan, we were told it was to fight terrorism. Is it a coincidence that many big corporations just happen to have lucrative contracts to harvest oil and help reconstruct the damage the “war” has done?
Killing innocent people doesn’t stop terrorism; it aids it. I respect and support our soldiers for wanting to defend our...