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Let them eat bombs

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These results are even more disheartening for those of us in the Department of Making Things Better for Children in the Middle East By Military Force, since the previous attempts by Britain and America to improve the lot of Iraqi children also proved disappointing. For example, the policy of applying the most draconian sanctions in(…)

Condi Rice Can Kiss My Beaver

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An Open Letter to the Secretary of State … we’ve had eight years of balanced or surplus financial accounts. If we’re going to spend money, Mr. Goodale added, it will be on day-care and health programs, and even on more foreign aid and improved defence. Sure, that doesn’t match the gargantuan, multi-billion-dollar deficits that your(…)

Once a Republican

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If you’re fiscally responsible, this is not your party. If you believe in a moderate foreign policy characterized by alliances, free trade and the ability to operate in an international environment, this is not your party. If you believe in limited federal government, this is not your party. If you believe that the government should(…)

I have no problem with homosexuality…

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I have no problem with homosexuality. I have a problem with homosexual acts. As I would with acts of other, what I would consider to be, acts outside of traditional heterosexual relationships. And that includes a variety of different acts, not just homosexual. I have nothing, absolutely nothing against anyone who’s homosexual. If that’s their(…)

Now do you understand the question???

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The footage showed POW Hudson being asked why he had come to Iraq. He said: "I follow orders." He was asked repeatedly whether he was greeted by guns or flowers by Iraqis, but appeared not to understand the question.      – Newsday.com March 24 Smiles and flowers greet Marines: Hundreds of jubilant Iraqis mobbed a(…)

The First Casualty

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CIA believes it hit Saddam: "They say there is no doubt he is dead," a US military official, speaking on condition of anonymity, was quoted as saying. Saddam escaped, say Brit sourcesBritish intelligence sources believe that Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein escaped a coalition attack on a building in Baghdad on Monday, news reports said today.(…)

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