Just watched Spiegel TV
a short while ago... They accompanied a group of american soldiers during several raids and interviewed several of them.
The tenor of the interviews: The GIs are feeling just plain used
on grounds of false information, fighting a fight they don´t see they can win.
They also talked to several war correspondents with Viet Nam experience, and their commentaries weren´t really encouraging, either.
It is very easy to yell pseudo-patriotic slogans at the home front when it´s other guys
who actually do the dying
So please spare everybody the crap of "Spain surrendering"; This campaign was cursed right from the beginning, and it needs to be terminated and replaced by a real
peace mission. Military will still be necessary, but the occupation and the chauvinistic propaganda must end to make way for a realistic