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Opinion from a Libertarian ViewPoint

The Fog of War – LewRockwell

Posted by Martin C. Fox on April 13, 2017

https://lewrockwell.com/2017/04/chris-sullivan/the-fog-of-war/

McNamara was in office during some of the biggest events of mid-century: the Cuban Missile Crisis, the Gulf of Tonkin Incident, the seizure of the USS Pueblo by North Korea and the attack on the USS Liberty by Israel. He was also in office for much of the Vietnam War. Most of the movie is taken up by the Cuban Missile Crisis and Vietnam, although it does cover his WW II experience and his work at Ford Motor Company. The Pueblo and the Liberty are not mentioned, but the Gulf of Tonkin is discussed, about which he says that the attack on the USS Turner Joy never happened.
McNamara was as bad as the rest of them but he fessed up, sort of, in the end. 

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