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Poll: Afghan War Not Worth Fighting

Two-thirds of the public believes the war in Afghanistan has not been worth fighting, according to a new poll. A Washington Post/ABC News poll found a record 50 percent of respondents “strongly” believe the 12-year war was not worth fighting, and 66 percent felt it was not worth the cost. The negative response to the Afghan war in the latest poll is 1 percentage point lower than the record disapproval in July. A majority of respondents in the Post/ABC News poll have felt the war was not worth fighting since 2010/The Hill. More here.

Question: Anyone out there think the Afghan war is worth fighting?


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D.F. Oliveria is a columnist and blogger for The Spokesman-Review. Print Huckleberries is a past winner of the Herb Caen Memorial Column contest by the National Association of Newspaper Columnists. The Readership Institute of Northwestern University cited this blog as a good example of online community journalism.

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