Joan Didion: War is Bush's fixed idea

An excellent piece, clearcut in its view, and accurate in the chronology of events last year that have led to where we are now – inevitable war. I absolutely agree with her – the reasons to go to war are few and far between and it was noted:

James R Schlesinger, who is now a member of Richard Perle’s Defence Policy Board, told The Washington Post in July, “our credibility would be badly damaged if that regime change did not take place”.

Quite.