Jun 29, 2014

Shamelessness of neocons


How do we impress on U.S. neocons-cum-chickenhawks — and their Australian-British fellow-travelers — the enormous disparity between the vision dreamed for Iraq, the goals pursued, the means used and the results obtained?

Iraq War vet hurt at protest wins suit

Mar 22, 2014

Iraq War vet hurt at protest wins suit

An Iraq War veteran whose skull was fractured during an Occupy Oakland protest when he was hit by a beanbag round fired by police has reached a $4.5 million agreement to settle a federal lawsuit with the city of Oakland, his lawyers and city ...

Iraq readying 'major attack' to retake Fallujah

Jan 5, 2014

Iraq readying 'major attack' to retake Fallujah

Iraq is preparing a “major attack” to retake militant-held Fallujah, a senior official said Sunday, spelling a new assault for the city west of Baghdad where U.S. forces repeatedly battled insurgents. Washington said it would help Baghdad in its battle against Al-Qaida-linked militants but ...

Mar 29, 2013

Looking back at Iraq

Ten years after the U.S. invaded Iraq, there are still no answers to why Washington thought it could march the country to war without paying for it.