Has the tide turned?
- LA TImes: WWII Generation Asks What This War Would Be Good for
- They survived the Depression and World War II, lived through Vietnam and Watergate, witnessed the Iranian hostage crisis, the Persian Gulf War and the Internet boom and bust. Shocked by the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941, they saw terror replayed in the assaults on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon on Sept. 11.
Now, members of the World War II generation are worried about a possible war in Iraq. Of all the generations studied by pollsters, these Americans — now in their 70s, 80s and 90s — are showing the most resistance to an invasion in Iraq in surveys of American opinion. . .