Our Arab War, The One 200 Years Ago
Dennis Byrne is a Chicago-area writer and public affairs consultant January 5, 2004
For those who think it is always wiser to put together an international panel of negotiators to try to talk foreign enemies into being nice, I present to you our Arab war. The one 200 years ago. The one in which diplomacy failed miserably. The one in which Europe refused to help. The one we conducted alone. And won.