We have a densely argued discussion of the available evidence andliterature review in footnote number 30 of our open letter: http://www.stanford.edu/group/antiwar/cgi-bin/mediawiki/index.php?title=Condi_coalition_letter_draft#cite_note-29 (Why does the link for footnote 30 ends in “note-29”. I think I blame computer scientists who like to
As Condoleezza Rice dined with students at Roble Hall, a Stanford undergraduate dormitory, I delivered this speech outside. Some students who heard it subsequently confronted Condoleezza Rice about torture. This confrontation was filmed and received widespread press coverage in the national media.
Very edifying and informative reports today on Democracy Now about Afghanistan and Iraq. Afghans Urge Obama to Send Aid, Not Troops, to Afghanistanhttp://www.democracynow.org/2009/3/26/afghans_urge_obama_to_send_aid Report: Despite Obama’s Vow, Combat Brigades Will Stay in Iraqhttp://www.democracynow.org/2009/3/26/report_despite_obamas_vow_combat_brigades
Interesting war / war crime related stories I’ve come across recently. 1. Afghanistan Afghan opinion hardens against UShttp://www.theage.com.au/world/afghan-opinion-hardens-against-us-20090222-8enj.html?page=-1 Obama’s War: US Involvement in Afghanistan, Past, Present & Futurehttp://www.democracynow.org/2009/2/23/obamas_war_us_involvement_in_afghanistan 2. Iraq Iraq’s queer underground railroadhttp://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2009/feb/25/iraq-gay-rights Despite Celebrated Speech, Has Obama Really
From Dahr Jamail. Dahr is back in Iraq and reporting regularly now… http://www.truthout.org/021209R
An extraordinary moment, from Benjamin Thompson, a member of Iraq Veterans Against the War.
Very brief summary of some basic questions.
Poem for the fifth anniversary of the Iraq war (didn’t finish it until a few weeks later!).