Regions / Middle East & North Africa
Contrary to the stated aspirations of Washington hawks, the Iraq War has dealt a body blow to the many Middle Eastern activists working for democracy and peace. On these grounds alone, the war has been an unmitigated disaster.
Bush's promises of freedom in Iraq hasn't applied to journalists in Iraq or in the United States.
Camillo "Mac" Bica talks vet to vet about the war in Iraq.
Chris Lindborg looks at how the Iraq War has deepened the divide between the United States and Europe.
Our children, and possibly their children, will end up paying for the Iraq War.
Why is it that we refer to the day the Iraq war started as an anniversary?
If the United States cared so much about democracy in Iraq, why has it acted more like an occupying force in restricting the self-determination of Iraqi citizens?
War opponents must avoid a circular firing squad and encourage moderate Republicans--especially Senators--to join the anti-war camp.
While the U.S. debates whether a civil war is raging in Iraq, the UN estimates that 2.6 million Iraqis have fled violence in their country causing a humanitarian crisis of epic proportions.
While politicians in Washington argue over the future of Iraq, half a world away a bloody battle for the soul of Iraq is being fought by Iraqis who are paying a high price for the U.S. occupation.