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The Surge didn’t work

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Violence is down after the Surge, so it worked. That’s a perfect example of the post hoc, ergo propter hoc fallacy. It’s true that violence is down, but adding 30,000 troops to a country of 30,000,000 wasn’t the cause: it was ethnic cleansing that did it. Daniel De Groot explains.

Written by Leisureguy

21 September 2008 at 11:22 am

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