Bob Herbert writes great columns about many things, almost always centered on the suffering of others, whether black men in prison, the homeless on the streets or the soldiers in
Posts Tagged ‘Iraq War’
A former Blackwater employee and an ex-US Marine who has worked as a security operative for the company have made a series of explosive allegations in sworn statements filed
From Clive Hamilton at Counterpunch.
In 2003 while lobbying leaders to put together the Coalition of the Willing, President Bush spoke to France’s President Jacques Chirac. Bush wove a story about
Update: Read William Rivers Pitt on why Cheney has gone on the offensive — because he too fears what is on the unreleased tapes. Seymour Hersh spoke publicly about
An award winning film about U.S. soldiers confronting their unexpected and wrenching feelings about shooting Iraqis and testimony from an Iraqi man whose 2 year old son’s hearing was destroyed
“Federal authorities examining the early, chaotic days of the $125 billion American-led effort to rebuild Iraq have significantly broadened their inquiry to include senior American military officers who oversaw the
Dear Residents of Mill Valley,
YOUR COMMUNITY NEEDS YOUR SUPPORT TOMORROW NIGHT!
The City Council of Mill Valley is meeting Monday, 7:30pm at the Council’s chambers at City Hall to hear the
Jun 2 – Dozens of veterans from the U.S. occupation of Iraq converged in this west coast city over the weekend to share stories of atrocities being committed daily in
“Matthis Chiroux is the kind of young American U.S. military recruiters love.
“I was from a poor, white family from the south, and I did badly in school,” the now 24-year-old
Joseph Galloway of McClatchy news was not one of the water carriers for the the Pentagon propaganda campaign carried out in disguise as Military Analysts for the major TV news.
In January of 2005 — oh such a long time ago — John McCain had this to say to Chris Matthews:
“I would hope that we could bring them all home,”