Tag: iraq
  • Jim Messina, Obama's Enforcer
  • The president's re-election campaign manager, Jim Messina, a longtime aide to Montana Senator Max Baucus who entered Obamaworld in June 2008 as the campaign's chief of staff, has alienated grassroots constituencies with his hardball tactics.

  • War is a Drug
  • Washington has a serious surge addiction, with all the delusions and madness that come with being addicted. A trip to rehab is long overdue.

  • Blackwater's Youngest Victim
  • Nine-year-old Ali Kinani died from a gunshot wound to the head in the Nisour Square massacre. His father may be the one man standing between Blackwater and total impunity.

  • Refusing to Comply
  • The ongoing dissent that does exist in the US military, however fragmented and overlooked at the moment, should not be discounted.

  • Games Without Frontiers
  • A new book chronicles the project of an Iraqi artist who set up a paintball gun with an attached webcam, went online and asked who wanted to "shoot an Iraqi."