Is ISIS In Iraq a Matter of Chickens Coming Home To Roost

How do you get someone - in this case the Sunnis - to cooperate rather than fight when they have been systematically persecuted by the Shiite al-Maliki regime? How do you expect the Sunnis to agree to participate in a "national unity government" if they are being bombed by those who they are supposed to come together in unity with?

In Iraq, The U.S. is The Problem, not the Solution

Originally Posted at PopularResistance.org http://youtu.be/1MT1VedmXA4 The oil rich country of Iraq is facing a possible collapse. Again. Sunni militants, largely shut out of the new government installed by the U.S. after our illegally invasion and occupation are overtaking large parts of Iraq in a quickly developing story. U.S. foreign policy seems to lack the imagination [...]

Does the U.S. have a moral obligation to Iraqis? With regard to ISIS, what to do?

Originally Posted at PopularResistance.org http://youtu.be/7rgsAj3fuIk Lila Garrett with Dennis Trainor, Jr in part one of Acronym TV this week. ~Topics Discussed ~ ISIS in Iraq, Barack Obama as a War President, The U.S. Embassy in Baghdad, Litigating the past and planning for the future, The sitcom All in the Family (and what would Meathead and [...]

Does the U.S. have a moral obligation to Iraqis? With regard to ISIS, what to do?

Originally Posted at PopularResistance.org http://youtu.be/7rgsAj3fuIk Lila Garrett with Dennis Trainor, Jr in part one of Acronym TV this week. ~Topics Discussed ~ ISIS in Iraq, Barack Obama as a War President, The U.S. Embassy in Baghdad, Litigating the past and planning for the future, The sitcom All in the Family (and what would Meathead and [...]

4 Reasons To Hold George W. Bush Accountable For War Crimes

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gO7-Y1gvukM I am not sure what it says about our culture when six figure speaker fees are awarded to War Criminals, but that is what happened in New York City on Monday, January 13 when George W. Bush took a break from his retirement and rigorous painting schedule and took his Texas swagger on stage as the keynote [...]

My 9/11 Story: Lessons From When Chickens Came Home To Roost

In a bit of a stylistic departure today, I wanted to share with you some of my experiences on and around September 11, 2001 that contributed to who I am and what I do today. http://youtu.be/a_xh2oL6WQ8 Twelve years ago, on the morning of September 11th, I was in classroom just miles from the Pentagon in [...]