Regions / Iraq
The Bush administration has trumped up charges against Iran for its role in the Iraq War. Is it misinterpretation, misinformation, or worse?
Several major news outlets apologized for the way their misreporting paved the way for the Iraq War. So why is history repeating? Conn Hallinan dissects the coverage of a recent massacre in southern Iraq.
The White House, however ideologically committed to unilateralism and the unbridled assertion of military power, still needs the UN.
President Bush speaks to the nation and FPIF's Stephen Zunes speaks back to the president.
The Iraq War has become the face of the United States around the world and this will haunt Bush during his State of the Union address.
Forget about high-priced foreign contractors and top-down management. Think small. And think local.
A rational government would learn the lessons of Iraq and steer clear of attacking Iran. But, alas, irrationality happens...
The mistakes that the president acknowledged in his speech are perpetuated in his plan.
With no victory in sight in Iraq, the Bush administration is casting around for another magic word to obscure its dismal policies.
The clock is ticking. The current strategy doesn't seem to be working, but Coach Bush is reluctant to try something new.