Posts Tagged: Iraq War
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.
When we reach the adamantine gates of Iraq, it's too late to turn back.
Nick Turse's new book uses personal portraits to reveal an often ignored commonality of U.S. wars.
President Obama's selection of John Kerry as the next secretary of state sends the wrong signal to America's allies and adversaries alike.
The mainstream media was too willing to focus on spurious criticisms of Susan Rice from the right while ignoring legitimate criticisms from the left.
The U.S. has led a diplomatic push against Sri Lanka's government, but that hasn't stopped it from cultivating a military alliance with the troubled state.
The U.S. is finally about to turn around a 13-year-long surge in Pentagon spending.
David Petraeus was always smoke and mirrors, always the farce, even if the denizens of Washington didn't know it.