Tag Archives: Iraq

What Our $1.2 Trillion Dollar War Addiction Could Buy Americans

Monday, September 12, 2011 If you’re one of the 20% of Americans still content with the U.S.’s decade-long war in Afghanistan and the largely forgotten eight year Iraq war, then please read this. Our friends at ThinkProgress have crunched the … Continue reading

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Poll: Majority says U.S. Involved in Too Many Foreign Conflicts

Monday, June 20, 2011 Warrior Obama, who has continued and even escalated his predecessor’s wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, as well as launch two new wars, including an illegal war in Libya and a covert operation in Yemen, is out … Continue reading

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Obama’s War Casualties

Monday, May 30, 2011 It’s become a type of ritualistic behavior for some on the left to give President Obama a ‘Hail Mary Pass’ when the discussion turns to the number of combat soldiers who have died since he received … Continue reading

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President Obusha to Announce “Mission Accomplished”

Friday, August 27, 2010 On Tuesday, President Obusha will address the American people from the Oval Office and tell them what they want to hear: the end of formal combat operations in Iraq is at hand. Mission Accomplished 2.0! Banking … Continue reading

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Life for Gays Better Under Saddam?

Sunday, July 12, 2009 It may come as a surprise to people but not everyone in Iraq is better off today not living under the dictatorship Saddam Hussein. This is especially true if you’re gay, lesbian or transgendered. Stories of … Continue reading

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Obama Seeks $83.4 Billion for Iraq, Afghanistan

Thursday, April 9, 2009 If you thought the multi-billion dollar requests for the Iraq and Afghanistan wars would end with the election of Barack Obama, don’t hold your breath. President Barack Obama asked Congress on Thursday for $83.4 billion for … Continue reading

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In Post-Saddam Iraq, Six Gay Men are Killed by Tribal Members

Sunday, April 5, 2009 In post-Saddam Iraq, a nation where more than 4,400 Americans have fought and died, allegedly for the cause of freedom, there is sad news that six gay men were shot dead by members of their tribe … Continue reading

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So Is this What McCain Meant When He Said the Surge is Working?

Monday, July 28, 2008 The American military admitted Sunday night that a platoon of soldiers raked a car of innocent Iraqi civilians with hundreds of rounds of gunfire and that the military then issued a news release larded with misstatements, … Continue reading

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