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The War is Morally Wrong

John Tarleton Jun 16, 2006

On June 7, 1st Lt. Ehren K. Watada of the Ft. Lewis, Washington based 3rd Stryker Brigade became the first commissioned officer to announce that he would refuse orders to deploy to Iraq. “I wanted to find out everything I could about the war’s effect,” he told a packed press conference at a church building in Tacoma, Washington. “I concluded that the war is not only morally wrong but is infact illegal.”

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