Tag: Haditha Massacre

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Bush’s My Lai

Poster of George W. Bush leaving Iraq by Robbie Conal (robbieconal.com)

From the Archive: Last week’s decision by a U.S. military court to give no jail time to the sergeant in charge of troops at the Haditha massacre of 24 unarmed Iraqis means no serious penalties for anyone associated with what, in…

No Justice for Haditha Massacre

Former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld in poster by Robbie Conal (robbieconal.com)

In 2003, President George W. Bush launched a “preemptive” war against Iraq, citing imaginary threats to the United States. The invasion inflicted massive loss of life, including massacres like the one at Haditha, but with very little accountability in the…