The Two Blunders of George Bush
George Bush made two blunders of historic effect and importance.
First, after promoting the Gulf War he threw it away. Instead of letting our army complete its victory he ordered it to stop! The consequences
We lost the opportunity to have an army of occupation dominating the Arab oil fields, not subservient to the Saudi king, and paid for by Iraqi
We left Sadaam Hussein in power to resume his mischief as soon as we relax our supervision.
Second, he permitted the reunification of Germany. He could have stopped it with a word. He had an army of occupation and no restricting
In 1871 Bismark unified Germany. He first generated wars with Austria, Denmark, and France to establish Prussian power and leadership.
Unified Germany then generated World War I in 1914 and World War II in 1939. Re-unified Germany is already becoming the dominant
economic and military power in Europe.
Didn’t Bush know any history?