How ideology blinded a president to the public rejection of trading five terrorists for a deserter.
In an apparent effort to mitigate the implications of Bowe Bergdahl being a deserter and a collaborator with the Taliban, Ms. Jackie states the following: (There’s an election in a few months, California, don’t forget this) h/t WZ
It’s almost as if these twits can’t get their story straight. First they offered up this nonsense last week: Obama administration officials told a gathering of all 100 U.S. Senators on Wednesday that they were kept in the dark about … Continued
At the time Rolling Stone reporter Michael Hastings was killed under suspicious circumstances, he had recently written a huge exposé on Bowe Bergdahl, revealing that he had deserted his unit and actively sought out the Taliban. Hastings had also revealed Bergdahl’s anti-American … Continue reading →
See The incomprehensible booty for a military deserter by Tammy Swofford, who writes for the Daily Times Pakistan. Excerpt:
Here is the real question. Who benefits from this deal? The United States military does not benefit. This eviscerates morale within the ranks. There are no yellow ribbons tied around the old oak tree, no veterans clamouring to line up and shake Bergdahl’s hand
Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl is in Germany. Rejoice not, America.
A man who deserted his military post in Afghanistan crawled through the bushes into the waiting arms of the enemy. He now emerges from the shadows five years later. The posture he exhibited in the limited-release videos after his capture put the meat on the bone of this matter. Lil’ Bowe preached an anti-West message while filling his belly with a lovely feast. He appeared in a second propaganda video wearing his uniform and practicing karate kicks. The whole thing was surreal and the venue was definitely vaudeville. Lil’ Bowe made a final, brief appearance in a video in which he was not paraded about like prize livestock. The still image from the video is one with which we are all familiar. He looks gaunt, like someone who had fallen out of favour with his captors. When viewing the final video with the stumble-across glimpse of Bowe Bergdahl, I did not feel any sense of empathy. This man is not a kindred spirit. I kept my military oath. Mr Bergdahl walked away from his and toward individuals harbouring intent and will to kill American soldiers and citizens….
Read the rest HERE.
The heavy price a deserter paid for idealizing the Taliban as the “Noble Savage.”
He should be treated just like any other POW/war hero/left wing deserter/traitor.
Hailed as heroes in Qatar, the released Gitmo Taliban prisoners, as well as their families, will be enjoying a year-long, all-expenses paid luxury vacation in fancy villas surrounded by high security….while the families of the soldiers who were killed trying … Continue reading →
Obama’s ulterior motive for the Bergdahl deal.
A terrorist sympathizer with military training is on the run.