Posts Tagged: Iraq War
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.
Pope Francis' passivity in the face of the brutal Argentine military government fails to inspire confidence.
An Argentinian fatwa, a blustering Saddam Hussein.
It didn't take long for the world to recognize that the US invasion and occupation of Iraq constituted a "dumb war." But dumb wasn't the half of it.
Comparing Hugo Chavez's accomplishments to his U.S. obits was like taking a trip through Alice's looking glass.