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There's a lot of blood in the George H.W. Bush legacy

There's a lot of blood in the George H.W. Bush legacy

Whatever the good qualities of the human being named George H.W. Bush, and of course his final judgment is not in my hands but with the God he worshiped, Max Obuszewski is right to recall, even as the national hagiography of this man's life and legacy continues, that President Bush (41), before and during his presidency, left a trail of destruction and human misery in his wake (“Don’t forget the failures of George H.W. Bush,” Dec. 3).

He fought tyranny in World War II, to be sure, but then adopted the means of terror and tyranny in a long...