Andrew Bacevich asks a question

What kind of democracy is this, when the people do speak, and the people's voice is unambiguous, but nothing happens?

Andrew Bacevich, a retired Army officer who served in Vietnam and has become a noted conservative critic of the war in Iraq, talks about his son Andrew, who was killed in Iraq. Andrew was a first lieutenant. He died on Mother's Day in a suicide bombing north of Baghdad.

Listen on NPR.

It's two and a half minutes that will break your heart.


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