Posts Tagged: Iraq War
Veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars are holding the U.S. government accountable for innocent victims on all sides of the fighting.
Donald Rumsfeld was less afraid of what intelligence revealed than what it didn’t ― that is, almost everything.
The shift from a permanent war footing to permanent diplomacy has significant promise for prosperity as well as peace.
Iranian-American author Hooman Majd says that Americans are starting to see Iran as more than "just a bunch of crazy mullahs shouting 'Death to America' all the time."
Why start another body count in a Middle East conflict with no direct relationship to U.S. security?
To Bush Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz, the invasion of Iraq wasn't war as much as an advanced form of saber-rattling.
If lies have delivered us to this place, then only the truth will begin our journey back.
Emphasis, as always, added.
The Israel lobby is responsible for its fair share of catastrophes--but the Iraq war is not among them.
Putting aside even Iraq's horrifying descent into sectarian violence, the United States did a spectacularly poor job of governing the country.