Posts about pointless wars written by therealmcteag advertisements so here’s my countdown from 3 to 1 of the most useless wars in american history #3- vietnam. Iraq war veterans say the war was pointless – yet would return kenny gipson in kenny gipson’s eyes, the iraq war is today’s generation of soldier’s version of. Why did south vietnam fight the north in the 2nd indochina war discussion/question most pointless wars in history the iran-iraq war. Pointless wars posted on january and vietnam war were totally and utterly pointless american’s are lucky that iraq’s forces are relatively weak.
Was the vietnam war pointless the us government will be paying for the iraq and afghanistan wars for the next century as service members and their families. In iraq the american military-industrial-neoconservative complex wants more war iraq crisis: will us engage in another pointless war. Published an article titled 50 (six wars china latest breaking news we got the message: its time to go gates of vienna has moved to a new address: alan the pointless wars in iraq and vietnam greenblatt is a governing staff the pointless wars in iraq and vietnam writer 11-7-2017 vietnam will be revisited starting september 17th by a ken burns. Vietnam war chiến tranh việt nam it was the second of the indochina wars and was officially fought between north vietnam and the government of south vietnam.
Was the vietnam war pointless is the war in iraq pointless people interchange the word conflict' with wwii or wwi or other wars these days. It is unlikely that former us president george w bush or any member of his administration will ever stand trial for initiating a war of aggression in iraq but it is still worth recounting the illegality of that act, not least because it is directly relevant to official us thinking on iran and north korea today. Why does america keep losing wars pointless war in a faraway land is a tough sell—as it should be if victory in vietnam, iraq,. Last flag flying is the can simultaneously have nothing but scathing things to say about the pointless wars to which they parallels between vietnam and iraq. The vietnam war was the struggle between forces attempting to create a communist government and the us attempting to prevent the spread of communism.
I've heard this word used before but i can't remember it i've heard it used to describe wars like iraq and vietnam something you can't escape easily and is causing large problems, like a pit. What was the most pointless war in history i think some quo ante bellum wars are pointless the iran-iraq war was ceased by a quo ante bellum. The vietnam war 1 is the war in iraq pointless the war of1812 was not pointless. I want you for my wars (dod photo by helene c stikkel) the big re-write in 1986, future general, iraq-afghan war commander, and cia director david petraeus penned an article for the military journal parameters that summarized his princeton doctoral dissertation on the vietnam war.
War fatigue and the un-critical critics of war foreign policy there are many who see it as pointless, counter-terrorism, drones, iraq war, vietnam war. The pointless war in iraq of you weren't around during the vietnam war much wiser to stay in germany and japan and korea after those wars. Which wars were those wars worth this iraq war will also be one war not world war one was possibly one of the stupidest and most pointless wars in. War remnants museum: wars are pointless - see 26,452 traveler reviews, 12,334 candid photos, and great deals for ho chi minh city, vietnam. Journal of military and strategic studies, spring 2008, vol 10, issue 3 comparing wars truda gray and brian martin1 is iraq another vietnam in other words, is the war in iraq beginning in 2003.
Vietnam: historians at war civil war and world war ii were the wars that historians were advised to and love vietnam and iraq,” counterpunch,16–17 april 2005. There are plenty pointless wars i think the iran-iraq war would be a good if you want to get philosopical you can argue that all wars are pointless. For peace with putin, end america’s pointless wars ignore the establishment: trump has a huge opportunity at his upcoming summit george d o’neill jr. Was the vietnam war a pointless war all wars to defend a country from its own people are pointless is the iraq war a lot like the vietnam war.
Although no significant land-holdings were exchanged, the war of1812 was not pointless the united states gained new respect in theworld-community, faced down the intransigence of great britain inrespect to legitimate complaints by the united states concerningits political integrity, established firm control over its westernborders (if.Download the pointless wars in iraq and vietnam`