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The Medal of Honor: An Honor Too Far?

Dorian de Wind | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Dorian de Wind

Americans will feel better about themselves when all our heroes are recognized for their valor and sacrifices in a more timely, objective and equitable way.

Doctors Blame U.S. Weapons for Birth Defects in Fallujah

BBC News | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Doctors in the Iraqi city of Fallujah are reporting a high level of birth defects, with some blaming weapons used by the US after the Iraq invasion....

Toxic munitions 'may be cause' of baby deaths and deformities in Fallujah

The Independent | Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Evidence was growing this weekend that babies born in the Iraqi city of Fallujah - scene in 2004 of one of the few set-piece battles of the invasion -...

Iraqi shot after throwing slipper at US patrol

The Independent | Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

American Marines shot and wounded an Iraqi man in the former flashpoint city of Fallujah believing he was throwing a grenade at them, the US military...

Falluja Violence Tests Iraq Leading Up To US Withdrawal

New York Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Falluja was supposed to be a success story, not a cautionary tale. After all, by last year the city, a former insurgent stronghold, was considered on...

The March of Folly, Continued

Norman Solomon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Norman Solomon

Obama can make many wise comments about past international affairs while proceeding with actual policies largely unfettered by the wisdom.