Category Archives: Iraq War

Memorial: ‘It Feels A Shame To Be Alive—When Men So Brave—Are Dead’

May 29, 2023

Today in memory of those KIA in our country’s historically many far-flung wars, a reminder of those currently dying in the really-way asymmetrical war within America (NBC News): ‘A spate of shootings across the United…

Time Melt Iraq — Day One Of ‘Bush Lied, People Died’ 20 Years Later

March 20, 2023

Today is the first day of Spring 2023, and also the 20th anniversary of the Iraqi invasion. (Illustration: US Marines in northern Kuwait assembling to invade Iraq; photograph found here.) How those two events combine…

Iraq Invasion Near 20 Years Ago — Part Two: ‘Thunder Run’

March 17, 2023

Sunshine and warm temps this late afternoon Friday in California’s Central Valley — another most-gorgeous day. In the opposite direction, another spin here into the upcoming 20th anniversary of the invasion of Iraq — on…