asymmetric warfare doesn't care about the cause.
Hell, we view the battle for New York as an achievement because Washington was able to retreat without getting massacred. It's a bit mind boggling how few true military successes we had in either...
Though both participants presented well, I believe Alcard squeaked this one out.
The Tet offensive was a military disaster for the Viet Cong, but the TV coverage was a disaster for us. The whole world leaned a lesson and it's been used against us ever since.
They can if they have the natural talents, abilities, work ethic, and parents willing to sacrifice to ensure they get the chance.