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We like to think of evildoers as easily recognizable cartoon characters. We want them to be different from ...
by henry porter
Comment Count 17 comments on Sat May 16, 2009 at 01:36 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
The first photos of the Abu Ghraib prisoner abuse scandal were shown on CBS's ''60 Minutes II.''
by jimstaro
Comment Count 32 comments on Sun Apr 26, 2009 at 03:59 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
Coming to terms with the reality and the lessons ignored for far too long, which ultimately by ignoring led us into the Deja-Vu of invasion and long term occupation of Iraq and Afghanistan and the ...
by jimstaro
Comment Count 7 comments on Sat Jan 10, 2009 at 03:24 AM PST with 20 Recommends
This massacre was a big turning point in the American people's experience of the Vietnam War. In "My Lai marks 40th massacre anniversary". Ben Stocking of the AP tells us about it: To ...
by don mikulecky
Comment Count 15 comments on Fri Mar 14, 2008 at 09:45 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
In 1971, more than 100 U.S. soldiers courageously held hearings in Detroit on the brutal atrocities committed in Southeast Asia. This weekend, Iraq and Afghanistan vets are similarly courageously ...
by democracy8888
Comment Count 19 comments on Fri Mar 14, 2008 at 07:53 AM PDT with 20 Recommends
I am reposting my diary from yesterday , adding a report that is out today along with abit of commentary as to the ...
by jimstaro
Comment Count 11 comments on Sat Feb 09, 2008 at 04:33 AM PST with 23 Recommends
This morning on NPR's Morning Edition they had this report: Iraq Vets Charged with Murder of Fellow ...
by jimstaro
Comment Count 22 comments on Fri Feb 08, 2008 at 02:33 PM PST with 13 Recommends
From: http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2007/12/22/eveningnews/main3642350.shtml The women prisoners of Khadimiya jail had been waiting a long time for the chance to be heard, some ...
by daddy4mak
Comment Count 7 comments on Mon Dec 24, 2007 at 08:21 AM PST with 19 Recommends
This is a continuation of the Conversations with the Enemy: The Girl in the Green Shirt diary from 20 September. In that diary I ...
by truong son traveler
Comment Count 35 comments on Mon Oct 01, 2007 at 02:08 AM PDT with 28 Recommends
"Casualties of War" in 1989 told a similar tale of abuse by American soldiers in Vietnam, makes no secret of the goal he is hoping to achieve with the film's image. ...
by jimstaro
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Aug 31, 2007 at 12:31 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
Much is sure to be made of the Surgeon General’s report on the mental health of U.S. combat troops in Iraq. If you go to the PDF version of ...
by ltecato
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri May 04, 2007 at 03:06 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
From GI Special Volume 5C Volume: 5C Issue: 16 "He Wasn't In Favor Of The War"
by jimstaro
Comment Count 10 comments on Fri Mar 16, 2007 at 04:11 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
That's quite a claim since you have to beat out Jeffrey Daumer, Ted Kozinski, Timothy McVeigh and a whole range of sordid serial killers over our long national history. My candidate is Pfc. Steven D.
by arodb
Comment Count 18 comments on Wed Jan 10, 2007 at 01:37 PM PST with 5 Recommends
Well Well Well, looky here, found over at the MoJo blog. Military Contractors Lose Their "Get Out of Jail"
by jimstaro
Comment Count 16 comments on Fri Jan 05, 2007 at 12:46 PM PST with 18 Recommends
"A primary mission of U.S. military strategy in Iraq is the training of competent Iraqi security forces." "By the end of 2006, the Multi-National Security Transition Command–...
by suskind
Comment Count 33 comments on Fri Dec 08, 2006 at 12:25 PM PST with 5 Recommends
by edgery
Comment Count 4 comments on Sat Sep 23, 2006 at 12:41 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
by edgery
Comment Count 11 comments on Fri Sep 22, 2006 at 04:37 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
by edgery
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed Sep 20, 2006 at 02:34 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
by CaliBlogger
Comment Count 6 comments on Sat Sep 02, 2006 at 12:29 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
by goldkeyrealty
Comment Count 8 comments on Sun Aug 20, 2006 at 06:54 PM PDT with 6 Recommends