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Wednesday, September 19, 2007
George Packer's "Planning for Defeat": An Analysis of a Plea for Occupation
The journalist George Packer has an article ("Planning for Defeat") about the situation in Iraq in the September 17, 2007 issue of The New Yorker. It is very informative, but unfortunately, veers from reportage into advocacy.