Archive for December 5, 2003
Full text: Shlomo Brom’s article on Israeli intelligence and the war on Iraq.
Powell urges NATO members to send more troops to Iraq. He assures them that Iraqis will greet them with “sweets and flowers.” Wait, that sounds familiar. That was the prediction that pro-American occupation Kanan Makiyya made about US troops in Iraq.
American soldiers in Iraq will get new protective body armour. Iraqi police will get new protective thick T-shirts.
US Arab population doubles in 20 years.
Israel is more involved than YOU had thought in intelligence fabrications before the war.
FBI spying more widespread. Really? No? No way.
Another corruption scandal for Richard Perle?
Newly released documents reveal that US OK’d “dirty war” in Argentina.
US version of events at Samarra’ is under attack.
US exports $20 million worth of torture equipments.Bush asked Cheney whether torture is bad. Cheney told him to go and brush his teeth.
Full text: Dissent Under Attack report.
The Chemical industry’s Bhopal legacy.
Long gasoline lines in Iraq. But New York Times assures readers that Iraqis do not mind; they ask Americans for longer gasoline lines, less electricity, and they plead for more American bombs and rockets over their heads. They just seem not to get enough of American liberation. Is that not touching?
Well, it seems US appetite for more wars has not diminished; warnings issued against other “rogue” nations. US will expand its armed forces to 281 million.
How the US press meakly fell for Bush’s sneak visit.