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McCain’s “100 Years of War in Iraq”

John McCain has said he can see us still being at war in Iraq in 100 years – here’s how that could happen.

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links for 2008-04-05

Five Myths About Drinking Water : NPR (tags: myth nutrition science health) Another KBR Rape Case Another case of an American woman working in Iraq being attacked by American soldiers. The government has done nothing about other cases, and is

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What the liberal hawks got wrong

Slate has an interesting series of articles posted by several liberals who supported the Iraq war in its early stages, entitled “Why Did We Get It Wrong?” I applaud their willingness to recognize that they were indeed wrong, but I

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Former Top General in Iraq Faults Bush Administration

From the New York Times (presented to you without comment on my part): WASHINGTON, Oct. 12— In a sweeping indictment of the four-year effort in Iraq, the former top American commander called the Bush administration’s handling of the war incompetent

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Iraq Vets Describe Common Civilian Casualties

The Other War: Iraq Vets Bear Witness: “I’ll tell you the point where I really turned,” said Spc. Michael Harmon, 24, a medic from Brooklyn. He served a thirteen-month tour beginning in April 2003 with the 167th Armor Regiment, Fourth

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