Dead Remembered, Living Ignored
Occupations Are Not Won. They Are Ended
By John Perry
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Five years, four thousand dead troops, more than one million dead Iraqis.And not only are we still waiting to hear what the "noble cause" is, but we have yet to hear a definition of victory, or how we'll know when we've achieved it.
What's happening in Iraq is NOT a war. It's an illegal occupation following the illegal invasion of a country that posed no threat to the United States. Occupations are not won. They are ended. Which is why the Bush administration is calling it a war.
Please check out the links and pass it on.
THIS INSANITY MUST END.
2006 Johns Hopkins Iraq mortality study, conducted in conjunction with Al Mustansiriya University in Baghadad
Just Foreign Policy site - Numbers updated, approximate running total of Iraqi deaths
ORB Study -- Updated January 2008
Iraq Veterans Against the War -- Winter Soldier page
The Real News -- Check out their Winter Soldier Coverage and get on their mailing list