Yes that was the lie they told but we all know it’s not true now don’t we Rogue?Rogue Scholar 05 wrote:
Yep, I agree with you. And most of those GI's died under LBJ's watch. If LBJ had just allowed to wage war, far fewer Americans and South Vietnamese would have died. The same goes for Truman during the active part of the Korean War!
As far as the domino effect, did not Cambodia and Laos fall to the Commies?
You don't win wars by killing people. You win wars by destroying their will to resist. We actually saved lives by dropping those two A-Bombs on Japan as it gave them a way to save face.
“Everybody crying peace on earth just as soon as we win this war”
Mose Allison out of Tippo, Mississippi