Lee Hamilton Speaks; America and the World.

23 10 2007

Lee Hamilton (L), former vice chairman of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks speaks at a joint news conference to release a report on the status of 9/11Just came back home after attending the lecture given by former congressman Lee Hamilton at the National Press Club as part of the annual Lynch Lecture Series sponsored by George Mason University’s Institute for Conflict Analysis and Resolution, perhaps the world leading institution in the field of conflict resolution.
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Blackwater, the Private Militia of the US State Department.

5 10 2007

Blackwater mercenariesHere in Washington, all this week Blackwater, the private militia of Condi Rice, the US Secretary of State was the center of attention by the media, the headline news and in Congress.
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Yes, the Iraqis. leadership and people lost their sense of humanity!

30 08 2007

Sectarian Violence Increases In IraqI have to agree with the Iraqi Prime Minister Al-Malki when he got upset and chided members of congress especially Senator Hillary Clinton when they spoke of Iraq as ‘domain” or farm that belongs to the US. That is not new. Too many US lawmakers, those in the administration and in “think tanks” do think of the world as a “domain” a farm, a hacienda, and a ranch. Read the rest of this entry »


Was the War on Iraq an Israeli Proxy War? it looks that way

20 03 2007

The Cheney-Bush War on Iraq is not going as planned and is not going like all those who planned it, organized it, managed said it will go. The Cheney-Bush administration will no doubt go down in America and world history as the worst, the most incompetent administration in the history of the US. Read the rest of this entry »


What Judith Miller in the New York Times is unfit to print in any paper!

22 10 2005

Judith MillerI am one of those people who defended Judith Miller, the New York Times journalist who went to jail rather to protect her source of the news.
Of course I have to admit, I was never a fan of Judith Miller, who I think is little pompous and too cocky for her own good and who of course wrote all of those great articles on weapons of mass destruction that formed the basis and gave this administration the justifications it needed to go to war on Iraq. Read the rest of this entry »


They got us in a mess and walked away

27 09 2005

Saddam Ends Hunger Strike as Trial Nears Its EndI am one of those former veterans who supported the US objective of getting rid of Saddam Hussein, though I was not too comfortable and was not convinced with the arguments put forward.
Every one in the Middle East knew about Saddam and his crimes against his people and against all of his neighbors. Read the rest of this entry »


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