Iraq

Jessica Corbett, staff writer
A U.S. soldier fires an anti-tank rocket
Despite independent analyses that have put post-9/11 war spending at more than $5 trillion, the Pentagon's latest lowball estimate is making headlines
Common Dreams staff
"US media worships, above all, US militarism. It's our civic religion."
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Demonstrators hold signs during an anti-war protest after President Donald Trump launched airstrikes in Syria, April 15, 2018 in New York City.  (Photo : Kena Betancur/Getty Images)
"We call on the U.S. government to meaningfully investigate all claims of...

Further

Amidst the saber-rattling on Iraq, a fine, furious, gut-wrenching rant from a former Naval intelligence officer who was there from the start on the mindless claim by a draft-dodging Mitt Romney and all the other "simpering capering madmen" and "cowardly connected wealthy weasels" that "tragically, all we've fought for...is on the cusp of vanishing." Tell us, rages Jim Wright, what "we" fought for, and what it would cost to, insanely, do it again.