Steven Sotloff and America’s Naivete

Today is September 2, 2014. Today marks the 2nd time in recent history that Americans and much of the world at large have been faced with the reality of what warring with the Islamic terrorist state is all about. America lost another journalist today. Britain stands poised to lose another in the upcoming weeks if policies don’t change. I’m sitting here, trying to figure out what it is that people just don’t seem to understand. It sickens me how naïve many of our own people are when it comes to this war. First, we have to admit to ourselves that it is indeed a war. Whether we are fighting with 500,000 troops, or raining fire down from the heavens with predator and reaper drones, or simply delivering aid to those we think deserve it, it is still a war. Whether we want it to be a war or not, it is still … Read the rest…