Iraq Veterans Against the War

Sarah Lazare, staff writer
"Militarism and war are so ingrained and normalized in our culture that it can be difficult to imagine that our society could ever be any different," said Kelly Dougherty, Iraq veteran and co-founder of IVAW. (Photo: IVAW)
'The best way to support our troops and veterans is to speak out against militarism and give existing veterans the care they need'
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
Former President George W. Bush pictured in 2007. (Photo: USCG/Telfair H. Brown/public domain)
Revelation condemned by some veterans as a "slap in the face"
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
Drone operators at Balad Camp Anaconda, Iraq, August 2007. (Photo: Air Force/public domain)
Joint statement signed by 45 US military veterans urges drone operators to...


Tomas Young, paralyzed veteran and vocal critic of the Iraq War who has said he plans to die in April , has written a final furious message to the men who destroyed his and hundreds of thousands of others' lives. It is a searing indictment of "who you are and what you have done....the terrible human and moral consequences of your lies, manipulation and thirst for wealth and power." "In our eyes you are each guilty of egregious war crimes, of plunder and, finally, of murder... My day of...