Civilian Casualties in Iraq?

We have a densely argued discussion of the available evidence andliterature review in footnote number 30 of our open letter: (Why does the link for footnote 30 ends in “note-29”. I think I blame computer scientists who like to

Remarks at dinner

These are my prepared remarks, what I said was some approximation to these. Hi, I’m Dan. I’m a grad student here in the mathematics department. Thanks for coming. We are here today because we’re concerned. We’re here today to make

Aid for Afghanistan; "non-combat" in Iraq

Very edifying and informative reports today on Democracy Now about Afghanistan and Iraq. Afghans Urge Obama to Send Aid, Not Troops, to Afghanistan Report: Despite Obama’s Vow, Combat Brigades Will Stay in Iraq

Recent articles

Interesting war / war crime related stories I’ve come across recently. 1. Afghanistan Afghan opinion hardens against US Obama’s War: US Involvement in Afghanistan, Past, Present & Future 2. Iraq Iraq’s queer underground railroad Despite Celebrated Speech, Has Obama Really

One of my prisoners

An extraordinary moment, or so I thought, on Democracy Now today (Tues Sep 9 2008), as they played “highlights” of the RNC. The speaker is Benjamin Thompson, a member of Iraq Veterans Against the War. I thought it was spectacular