Archive for April, 2007

What War?

Wolfowitz refuses to resign Paul Wolfowitz, president of the World Bank, has repeated his refusal to step down, while the US president has spoken out to back him. Wolfowitz, a former deputy defence secretary, said the charges over his handling of a pay rise for his girlfriend was a “smear campaign”. He said he would […]


Pulling the Trigger on Iran

Inside Africa’s Guantánamo Iraq suicide blast kills dozens At least 60 people have been killed and and 170 wounded in a suicide car bomb attack near a Shia shrine in the central Iraqi city of Karbala. Saturday’s blast occurred at a checkpoint not far from the shrine which is located in a busy area close […]


Baghdad residents find little security

Pat Tillman family, Jessica Lynch blow open Bush administration war deceit The searing congressional testimonies from the family of Pat Tillman and Jessica Lynch may sound the long overdue death knell for mainstream American public support for the Bush administration and its criminal war. Tuesday, one unwilling and outraged war poster child and the agonized […]