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Draft of new U.S. Army
handbook must be scrapped

Washington Times, by Adm. James A. Lyons

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Posted By:MissMolly, 12/30/2012 8:54:56 AM

After the repeal of “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell,” the erosion of our military’s moral principles, regretfully, continues. A recent Wall Street Journal article described the U.S. Army’s final-draft handbook, which indoctrinates our military personnel heading to Afghanistan in how to be sensitive to and accept Muslim and Afghan 7th-century customs and values — or possibly be killed by our Afghan partners. Unbelievable. This is being done to prevent the so-called “green-on-blue” attacks, which have cost 63 American lives this year.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: LudicrousSextus, 12/30/2012 9:26:13 AM     (No. 9089800)

Anyone really surprised? This is the admin - who´s every ´military venture´, including violating the War Powers Act - has resulted in more radical Islam coming to power anywhere it´s been involved.

From the president who pontificated before the UN - "The future must not belong to those who defame the Prophet..." (of Islam)

Meanwhile, a few blocks away in NYC - a *repeat* exhibition of Andre Serrano´s offensive, taxpayer funded ´art´ - ´Piss Christ´ was on display.

What´s perhaps more frightening - the numbers of supposedly ´intellectual´ people I´ve had tell me that Islam is the religion of peace - compared to Christianity - then drag out the Crusades as example. Current events apparently are apparently excluded from what passes for ´smart´ these days.

Our military does *not* need this garbage peddled to them, nor the danger to them posed by mandating ´politically correct´ on the battlefield.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: wilko, 12/30/2012 10:04:59 AM     (No. 9089898)

Next we´ll be distributing NERF guns to the troops so as not to actually hurt the enemy.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: DCGIRL, 12/30/2012 11:09:49 AM     (No. 9090006)

Now tell me how many millions did this cost the tax payers.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: fljack, 12/30/2012 11:26:55 AM     (No. 9090036)

How to lose wars, ensure hatred of the US and contribute to terrorism.


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Reply 5 - Posted by: wsdiego, 12/30/2012 1:39:55 PM     (No. 9090209)

What´s the matter? Not enough restraint on killing the enemy!

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Reply 6 - Posted by: saguni, 12/30/2012 2:55:49 PM     (No. 9090294)

I dunno, but I think life was simpler in our grandfathers´ day, when part of the Army´s mission was to spread our superior culture to the rest of the world.

Its too bad that our elected leaders no longer consider our culture to be superior to that of third world hellholes.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: veritas, 12/30/2012 3:14:39 PM     (No. 9090310)

"Partners" don´t kill the people who selflessly sacrifice for the benefit of others.

When that starts, their towns and cities should start disappearing, and our "partners" have to be held at a distance like any other treacherous, duplicitous enemy.

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