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Wednesday, January 13, 2010
Getting the Name Right
Where the conflicts in Afghanistan and Iraq are truly wars, Peter Breinart suggests that the so-called "War on Terror" is misnamed. As a result, we don't have a real plan to fight it. Looking at the example of the similarly misnamed "Cold War", Breinart suggests an effort at containment and ideological struggle.