Endless war, endless war crime, the US bipartisan death machine has no intention of ending this fiasco for the foreseeable future. Romney and Obama will both continue sacrificing the lives of US troops and Afghan civilians in pursuit of dominance in Asia. David Swanson sums up the war so far.
As immoral as it is useless and ineffectual, a full 70-75% of the American people want the Afghan debacle to end immediately. It will not end, however, because this is not a true democracy and the will of the people is incidental. The ruling class decides which monsters will be permitted to succeed in power, not the people.
Many Americans are very, very ignorant and misinformed about terrorism. They use the T word as a blanket excuse for all crimes waged by the US on the world stage. See this article for a minor epiphany: