Posts Tagged: Saddam Hussein
Iraq today is George W. Bush’s nightmare and Osama bin Laden’s wet dream.
Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki isn't the only one responsible for Iraq's woes -- history, U.S. foreign policy, and meddling neighbors are also to blame.
Iraqi-American poet Dunya Mikhail talks about her experiences writing provocative poetry in two different countries.
It’s time for the United States to examine how its own foreign policy promotes genocide, and take the actions necessary to curb it.
The awarding of the Nobel Peace Prize to the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) challenges the illegal and ineffective U.S. policy of going to war against alleged chemical-weapons-possessing countries.
The White House has declared a strike upon Syria imminent without providing a clear rationale for military action, except as an attempt to satisfy an arbitrary “red line.”
The United States is in no position to take leadership in response to any use of such weaponry by Syria
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.
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?