Archive for August 28, 2004
Is this an American thing that I can not comprehend? I really get bothered with that increasingly common feature on most liberal and leftist web sites that shows a counter for the (financial) cost of the war. Is this what this is all about? Is this the only way that we can argue against the [...]
“In his first comments on the two major investigative reports issued this week at the Pentagon, Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld on Thursday mischaracterized one of their central findings about the American military’s treatment of Iraqi prisoners by saying there was no evidence that prisoners had been abused during interrogations. The reports, one by a [...]
Full text: Fair Labor Association report finds Western firms ‘abuse Asian workers.’
Iraqi puppet Prime Minister/car bomber/former Saddam’s assassin/embezzler-in-Yemen, Iyad `Allawi believes U.S.-funded satellite TV station Alhurra is “a waste of money,” according to a Southern California congressman who recently returned from Baghdad. (thanks Shirin).