Dahr Jamail, March 28, 2013
In the lead-up to the war in Iraq, President George W. Bush made a promise. “The Iraqi people can be certain of this,” he said. “The United States is committed to helping them build a better future.”
Githa Hariharan, Newsclick, July 28, 2012
Home. The word is used so casually by most of us. What the word stands for is also easy enough to identify. A house or a room; a village or a city or a country; a couple of people or more; a language or two; food, maybe some landscapes, myths and tales. In other words, everything intimately tied with day to day life; the familiar; the taken-for-granted.
Nick Turse, Courtesy: TomDispatch.com, July 13, 2012
Here’s an odd question: Is it possible that the U.S. military is present in more countries and more places now than at the height of the Cold War? It’s true that the U.S.
Prabir Purkayastha, Newsclick, April 17, 2012