"Myth No. 1: War doesn’t change anything." You'll hear this incredibly stupid, historically ignorant statement repeated by many people. War has of course been a huge agent of change, and still is.
"Myth No. 3: Insurgencies can never be defeated." Another incorrect assertion often parroted by anti-war types.
"Myth No. 4: There’s no military solution; only negotiations can solve our problems." As Peters points out
The only negotiations that produce lasting results are those conducted from positions of indisputable strength.Often military action is necessary before negotiations can succeed.
"Myth No. 6: Killing terrorists only turns them into martyrs." Dead martyrs don't kill anyone else.
"Myth No. 12: The Middle East’s problems are all America’s fault." This should be obvious, but surprisingly it isn't to some people.
The entire article is worth considering before reading any news coverage dealing with war or terrorism.