The Globe printed Andrew’s letter to the editor

It’s available here:

http://www.boston.com/bostonglobe/editorial_opinion/letters/articles/2009/11/09/kerry_sees_success_hinges_on_more_than_troop_levels/

It came off a little more high-handed than I meant it to, but Vennochi’s column upset me. You can read her column here:

http://www.boston.com/bostonglobe/editorial_opinion/oped/articles/2009/10/29/on_afghan_war_pick_a_side/

As Spencer Ackerman says, “history just has a way of kicking John Kerry in the teeth”. He gets stuck with thankless tasks like running for president, drafting climate legislation, and jawboning Hamid Karzai. The last thing he needs is pundits telling him that his stance on Afghanistan has to be reducible to “Yes!” or “No!”.

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