Chris Herrod’s Op-Ed on the Middle East was published in the Deseret News

FOREIGN POLICY

President Barack Obama’s policies failed in Iraq because he doesn’t understand the culture — something he and Democrats are supposedly good at doing. Despite constantly lecturing us about being more sensitive, supposed multiculturalists are the ones who really don’t understand other cultures. Yes, it’s frustrating that Iraqis don’t seem to have a strong desire to fight for their freedom, but we look through our prism of life. As Americans, we stand on principle — which we should — but we would all be dead after one regime change in the Middle East…  (continues)

(Attribution: DESERET NEWS, U.S. faces grim future in Middle East, 10/31/2014)