The Therapy Sessions
Sunday, June 08, 2003
Thomas Friedman is right on target. There were many good reasons for the war in Iraq. The WMD were one, but there were plenty of others.
While I continue to believe that the weapons mystery will be solved, I find it interesting how many people have been eager to say this war - against one of the most brutal tyrannies the world has ever seen - was wrong because we can't find the WMD.
I thought we should have gone to war in 1991, when Saddam first violated the terms of Gulf War ceasefire. We were too eager to get out then - a decision that cost hundreds of thousands of Iraqi lives.
Let's not make that mistake again.