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I don't write political diaries very much. Kitty diaries and personal ones, yes. But I just had to, when I saw this. Riverbend is alive and well, thank God. And wrote another post to her blog, "...
by Rosebuddear
Comment Count 14 comments on Sun Dec 08, 2013 at 04:20 AM PST with 36 Recommends
I was glad to see her new post this week. So many of us have wondered what happened to her and her family. This post from 2003 is filled with a kind of understandable bitterness about the ...
by floridagal
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed Apr 17, 2013 at 07:36 PM PDT with 23 Recommends
Via a friend on facebook, I see that our old friend, the Iraqi anti-war blogger Riverbend, has broken her long silence . In the early days of the Iraq war, she provided a literate and articulate ...
by litho
Comment Count 50 comments on Sat Apr 13, 2013 at 08:55 AM PDT with 216 Recommends
Remember Riverbend the Iraqi blogger Baghdad Burning?? Her last entry was back Oct 2007 and she and her family had finally moved to Syria and she was going on about how peaceful it was. Don't have ...
by Hollowdweller
Comment Count 18 comments on Tue Mar 13, 2012 at 09:02 AM PDT with 19 Recommends
The blog, especially the anonymous blog, is a powerful tool against information control and oppression in the 21st century. It allows anyone with access to the Internet to forgo the hyper-controlled ...
by nomes
Comment Count 11 comments on Sun Apr 27, 2008 at 05:49 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
I was reading Riverbend blog today and one paragraph at the end illustrated what was bothering me about the shots being leveled on the Democrats chasing Hillary. ...
by paddy henry
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Oct 24, 2007 at 01:17 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
Riverbend, the intelligent and articulate author of Baghdad Burning , has, since the beginning of the war, provided a first-person account of the ...
by enough
Comment Count 10 comments on Wed Oct 24, 2007 at 09:52 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
Wanted to keep this up so others would see. Here is waytac's diary from this morning: http://www.dailykos.com/storyonly/2007/10/22/9320/6381 Hooray, what relief! Not since she posted that she ...
by jetskreemr
Comment Count 10 comments on Mon Oct 22, 2007 at 02:20 PM PDT with 33 Recommends
This will be short, just a notice that Riverbend has added a new chapter to her odyssey.
by waytac
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon Oct 22, 2007 at 06:38 AM PDT with 20 Recommends
Anything that I can say pales in comparison to our favorite Iraqi expatriate blogger . By the time we had reentered the Syrian border ...
by converger
Comment Count 10 comments on Tue Oct 23, 2007 at 11:32 AM PDT with 21 Recommends
Riverbend, the young woman who has written the true history of the U.S. invasion of Iraq in her blog, "Baghdad Burning" has published a new diary at: http://tinyurl.com/32d5rs She and her family ...
by Justina
Comment Count 9 comments on Thu Sep 06, 2007 at 06:12 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
Many Kossacks have followed the writings of an Iraqi woman whose moniker is Riverbend, and who writes at the blog, Baghdad Burning . We hadn't heard ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 129 comments on Wed Sep 05, 2007 at 02:16 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
This will be a very short diary, as I'm short on time, but I know there are many Kossacks who will be glad to know that she is OK and back to writing for ...
by Seattle Mark
Comment Count 14 comments on Wed Sep 05, 2007 at 02:08 PM PDT with 43 Recommends
As the Bush-Cheney spinmeisters put the finishing touches on General Petraeus' "Report On the Great Success of the Surge", I went back to check on the reality in Baghdad from the perspective of an ...
by Justina
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon Sep 03, 2007 at 10:12 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
Riverbend in her blog, Baghdad Burning, has given those who read her an inside perspective of the war and woes of politics and daily life in Baghdad.
by goodasgold
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed May 09, 2007 at 09:39 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
Riverbend blogged in February concerning a woman who came forward to say she was raped when US-trained Iraqi forces arrested her. Sabrine Al Janabe ...
by stonemason
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Apr 27, 2007 at 10:23 AM PDT with 23 Recommends
Watch online Bill Moyers' new investigation: Buying the War . The Senate passed legislation ...
by Magnifico
Comment Count 24 comments on Thu Apr 26, 2007 at 08:54 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
I have been an avid reader of Iraqi blogs since 2004. Throughout this long war, I have made it a point to read a variety of Iraqi blogs, even the hack blog Iraq the Model. What has been stunning, ...
by beachmom
Comment Count 154 comments on Thu Apr 26, 2007 at 10:42 AM PDT with 377 Recommends
After more than two months, there's a new post on Baghdad Burning ! With ...
by N in Seattle
Comment Count 11 comments on Thu Apr 26, 2007 at 10:31 AM PDT with 19 Recommends
I wonder what excuse they used when they took her. It’s most likely she’s one of the thousands of people they round up under the general headline of ‘terrorist suspect&...
by stonemason
Comment Count 27 comments on Thu Apr 19, 2007 at 08:54 AM PDT with 14 Recommends