Dexter Lehtinen

Politics & Policy

Iraq as Vietnam

“I feel like we’re winning the war over here and we’re losing the war back home.” These were the words of a Marine corporal at Camp Fallujah, Iraq, just a ...
Politics & Policy

Wounds That Never Heal

American soldiers “raped, cut off ears, cut off heads, cut off limbs, randomly shot at civilians, razed villages in a fashion reminiscent of Genghis Khan….” –John Kerry, 1971 In 1971, I awoke from three days of unconsciousness ...