Where Are the Heroes of Iraq?

Yost, Mark
July 2006
American Spectator;Jul/Aug2006, Vol. 39 Issue 6, p46
The article acknowledges the bravery of U.S. soldiers who fought in Iraq. Sergeant Benny Alicea served as a rifleman in Company A of the Army 2nd Battalion, 7th Cavalry Task Force in Fallujah, one of the terrorist strongholds in Iraq. Marine Capt. Brian R. Chontosh cleared more than 200 yards of enemy trench and killed more than two dozen enemy combatants. Americans know little about the heroes of today, and part of the answer lies in a clear and blatant media bias.


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