The limits of spin

Can this really be true? From David Blackburn at the Coffee House, with reference to the Afghan War:

“..Support for the war has drained because it is unclear what Nato hopes to achieve in Afghanistan or what the overall strategy is; yet that is all the West talks about. Poor communication breeds uncertainty, the adjunct of which is defeatism..”

Surely a just war is easier to spot than this implies. Any war that requires Alistair Campbell to explain it better, for us to then support it, is not worth fighting.

168 years ago..

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