April 01, 2003

Empire Building?

Colin Powell offered this quote, as part of a long response to a question from the Archbishop of Canterbury:

We have gone forth from our shores repeatedly over the last hundred years and we’ve done this as recently as the last year in Afghanistan and put wonderful young men and women at risk, many of whom have lost their lives, and we have asked for nothing except enough ground to bury them in.

Posted by Jeff at April 1, 2003 05:30 PM | Link Cosmos
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