In Washington, the release of the documents is drawing comparisons to the Pentagon Papers and has the Pentagon and the Obama administration scrambling save face. Here in St. Louis, the national organization Veterans for Peace are taking another stand all together. It hopes the leak will ignite greater resistance to what it refers to as an "illegal and immoral" war. More than that, Veterans for Peace want the person who leaked the information to get a medal.
Below are the somewhat incendiary comments (especially if you're a supporter of the war) that Veterans for Peace president Mike Ferner posted on the organization's website yesterday: