Day: March 13, 2008

  • World Against War

    On his recent trip to the Middle East, George Bush said: “Iraq is now a different place. Levels of violence are significantly reduced. Hope is returning to Baghdad.” Try telling that to residents of the southern outskirts of Baghdad, whose homes were flattened on January 10, when US bombers unleashed 40,000 pounds of explosives in…

  • Who’s Doing The Killing In Iraq?

    An Iraq war veteran, due to fight in Afghanistan, has been fined for shouting racist abuse. Thomas McFarlane, 20, from Grangemouth, boasted that he was “going to kill Pakis” just weeks before his next tour of duty. (Source: BBC News) Fine, upstanding soliders like this charmer. And they wonder why people don’t respect people in…