Iraq War

Australia did not enter Iraq war on a lie: John Howard

Former Prime Minister John Howard has told Sky News that Australia did not enter the Iraq war on a lie. The decision to go into Iraq was based on …

Australian News

'Shock and Awe' & the Lies That Started the Iraq War

Rob Reiner discusses his new film, <i>Shock and Awe</i>, which looks at the journalists who questioned the Bush White House’s justification for the Iraq War. While criticized at the start of the war, history has ultimately proven that their concerns were valid. The film will be in theaters in July and …


Micro-Militarism and Decline of Democracy

×<p>Ken Kistler<p>After seventy years at the apex of global power, the most powerful empire in world history is beginning a protracted, painful …

Liberal View

A race to save Hyderabad’s Ashoorkhana

It is a race against the monsoon as Hyderabad’s 17th century Badshahi Ashoorkhana, famed for its resplendent tile work, is restored to its original …

India News

Milo Ventimiglia, Sara Gilbert, Constance Wu, and Other TV Moms and Dads Sound Off

“Our parents are not perfect. Those flaws are what makes them lovable.” From Father Knows Best to Arrested Development, we’ve all loved and learned from a favorite TV parent. The current crop of TV moms and dads discuss what makes playing them so special.<p>Our first memories of television often …


Intizar Husain comes alive in 'Day and Dastan' translation

By Mohammed Shafeeq<p>Title: Day and Dastan (Two novellas); Author: Intizar Husain; Translated by: Nishat Zaidi and Alok Bhalla; Publisher: Niyogi …


The Soldier's Heart | Watch S23 E9 | FRONTLINE | PBS | Official Site

Season 23: Episode 9<p>As the War in Iraq continues the first measures of its psychological toll are coming in. A medical study estimates that more than …

Posttraumatic Stress Disorder

McCain prepared to accept some ‘blame’ for the war in Iraq

In Sen. John McCain’s (R-Ariz.) new book, <i>The Restless Wave</i>, the ailing senator will apparently acknowledge what his critics have argued for years: he …

Middle East

John McCain’s shocking concession on the Iraq War: it was a “mistake”

In his new memoir, McCain says he’s to blame for the war.<p>Sen. John McCain has made a shocking admission: The Iraq War was a “mistake,” and he’s taking the blame.<p>In his new memoir, McCain who is battling brain cancer, writes that the Iraq War “can’t be judged as anything other than a mistake, a very …

U.S. Politics

McCain Admits Iraq War Was A Mistake

3:14 PM 05/25/2018<p>Republican Sen. John McCain of Arizona admitted Friday that the Iraq War was a mistake.<p>“The principal reason for invading Iraq, …

Conservative View

John McCain makes shocking admission: Iraq War was "mistake"

The seriously ailing Senator John McCain has admitted that George W. Bush’s war in Iraq was a serious mistake and that he himself shared much of the …

Middle East

John McCain: The War in Iraq 'Can't Be Judged As Anything Other Than A Mistake'

Click here for reuse options! The ailing senator said he has to "accept" his role in the 2003 invasion.In his forthcoming novel, Sen. John McCain …


Thank You For Your Service

Thank You for Your Service takes aim at our understanding of war trauma. Director Tom Donahue interweaves the stories of four struggling Iraq War …


NFL teams with foundation to support veterans, families

The NFL is joining an effort for nonprofit organizations to support healthy lifestyle programs for veterans and their families.<p>The league will …


These Bhishtis are keeping tradition alive, one thirsty stranger at a time

It is Thursday, a day after two storms have hit Delhi-NCR, and a couple of days before yet another was to rattle it. As anyone who has lived in the …


Defunding Abortion

The Trump administration’s newly proposed rule, announced today, to make it harder to use federal Title X dollars to promote and provide abortion is …

Conservative View

Veterans Go Back to Court Over Burn Pits. Do They Have a Chance?

On May 9, a federal appeals court heard oral arguments in a case about an explosive issue among U.S. veterans: the widespread use of burn pits in Iraq and Afghanistan, and the potential health consequences they suffered as a result.<p>The case, which dates back to 2008, consolidated dozens of lawsuits …

Long-form Journalism

How an Xbox controller helped this disabled Iraq War veteran play again

After Mike Luckett found out he wouldn't have full use of his hands after an accident, he thought his gaming days were over. But a new Microsoft controller is helping.

Iraq Veterans

Iraq War Veteran Finds Healing in Nature

Former Director of Sierra Club Outdoors, Stacy Bare speaks about his experience returning home from the Iraq war and how getting outdoors lead him on …


River Bank Run: Iraq War vet, repeat winner

3 weeks ago<p>GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — An Iraq War veteran and a repeat winner finished first in the 25K handcycle and 25K wheelchair races, …


He’s baa-ack

Former vice president Dick Cheney emerges from an undisclosed location to again support so-called enhanced interrogation techniques.<p><b>More from Ann Telnaes:</b><p>Ann Telnaes on the Iraq War


Iraq War veteran finds healing, recovery in nature


Obama's Appeasement, Naivete' Brought Us Iran Deal

It’s long past time for America to face reality about the Iranian regime — and about the deal that President Obama cut with it.<p>The Iranian …

Conservative View

Jennifer Aniston, Alden Ehrenreich Struggle With Secrets in Trailer for Iraq War Drama 'The Yellow Birds'

The film is based on Kevin Powers' 2012 novel.<p>Jennifer Aniston, Alden Ehrenreich, Tye Sheridan and Toni Collette cope with the intensity of the Iraq …


Utah VA hospital launches inquiry after vet's dad posts photo of 'unsanitary' room: report

The father of a U.S. Army veteran on Friday tweeted photos of what he called an “unsanitary and disrespectful” exam room that his son was forced to use during treatment for an ankle injury sustained in Iraq, KSL reported.<p>The pictures, which were released on Twitter, appear to show an overflowing …

United States

Iraq war veteran talks meeting with President Trump


Clinton on Cheney: ‘If they hadn't gone to war in Iraq none of this would be happening’

In a preview of David Gregory’s exclusive interview airing Sunday on Meet the Press, former President Bill Clinton responds to former Vice President Dick Cheney’s critique of President Obama’s foreign policy.

Meet the Press

Iraq war vet gets life for stabbing girlfriend 50-plus times

CROFTON, Md. (AP) - An Iraq war veteran who suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder has been sentenced to life in prison for stabbing his …

Mental Health

Iraq War veteran becomes first US senator to give birth while in office

Tammy Duckworth.<p>Image: Alex Brandon/AP Photo<p>Tammy Duckworth.<p>Image: Alex Brandon/AP Photo<p>SENATOR TAMMY DUCKWORTH has given birth to a baby girl, …

News (Ireland)

The Uranium One Deal Is a Clear and Present Danger to America

Consider this nightmare scenario:<p>The Russian Uranium One deal is connected to the Clinton Foundation, former President Barack Obama, Russian …

National Security