Five years, four thousand dead troops, more than one million dead Iraqis.
And not only are we still waiting to hear what the “noble cause” is, but we have yet to hear a definition of victory, or how we’ll know when we’ve achieved it.
What’s happening in Iraq is NOT a war. It’s an illegal occupation following the illegal invasion of a country that posed no threat to the United States.
Occupations are not won. They are ended. Which is why the Bush administration is calling it a war.
Please check out the links and pass it on. THIS INSANITY MUST END.
2006 Johns Hopkins Iraq mortality study, conducted in conjunction with Al Mustansiriya University in Baghadad
Just Foreign Policy site – Numbers updated, approximate running total of Iraqi deaths
ORB Study — Updated January 2008
Iraq Veterans Against the War — Winter Soldier page
The Real News — Check out their Winter Soldier Coverage and get on their mailing list
U.S. death toll in Iraq reaches 4,000 + 8 US soldiers & dozens of Iraqis killed in weekend violence
It’s March 19 and Blogswarm Day! Posts on Iraq War by Lo
Winter Soldier Posts:
Russian TV covers Winter Soldier (video)
Aaron Glantz: How America Lost Iraq (video)
Winter Soldier: The real face of war (video)
Winter Soldier 1971 Clip + Soldiers Testify About the Horrors of War (videos)
Winter Soldier: Jesse Hamilton + Fight to Survive (videos)
BBC Coverage of Winter Soldier
Winter Soldiers Testimony (videos)
Iraq war veterans accuse US military of coverups (videos)
US/IRAQ: Rules of Engagement “Thrown Out the Window” by Dahr Jamail