Christmas In Iraq
- Six Facts About Iraq. Palmer, Tom G. // Reason;Jun2006, Vol. 38 Issue 2, p32
The author shares the lessons he had learned about the Iraq war. He explains that political and military conflicts take place along religious fault lines, ethnic fault lines and tribal fault lines. He cites that the goal of a large faction among the insurgents is to create maximum chaos and...
- Fighting Cynicism in Iraq. Zinsmeister, Karl // American Enterprise;Mar2006, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p4
Focuses on the lesser idealism of the U.S. towards Iraq. Impact of the Iraq war on U.S. citizens; Results of the dereliction of duty in Iraq; Disappointment of the U.S. citizens regarding the lost opportunities of Iraqis for cooperation, peace and prosperity.
- WATCHING SADDAM FALL. Gow, Greg // Social Analysis;Fall2004, Vol. 48 Issue 3, p10
This article brings together theoretical debates about transnationalism and the role of the imagination, and grounds these in a discussion of Iraqi-born Assyrian refugees who have recently settled in Sydney. The analysis is tied to the 2003 war and the ongoing U.S.-led occupation of Iraq. It...
- HUMANISM versus the MILITARIZATION of America. Dority, Barbara; Edwords, Fred // Humanist;Jul2004, Vol. 64 Issue 4, p12
Focuses on the impact of militarization on the U.S. civilian population in 2004. Information on the Anti-Conscription Manifesto of 1926; Discussion on the justness of war; Impact of the 2003 Iraq war on the Iraqi people.
- Apocalypse now. Dula, Peter // Christian Century;12/28/2004, Vol. 121 Issue 26, p8
Discusses the results of the U.S.-led invasion in Iraq. Impact of the war on Iraqi families; Views on the invasion; Possible reasons behind the war in Iraq.
- Training a Force for Freedom. Kwan, Henry // Soldiers;Jun2003, Vol. 58 Issue 6, p18
Discusses U.S. soldiers' training of Iraqi volunteers in Tazar, Hungary, in preparation for the Operation Iraqi Freedom. Restoration of peace in post-war Iraq; Role of the Iraqi volunteers in civil-military operations; Recruitment of the volunteers in the U.S., Canada and Western Europe;...
- Iraqi women journalists' challenges and predicaments. AL-RAWI, AHMED KHALID // Journal of Arab & Muslim Media Research;2010, Vol. 3 Issue 3, p223
This article aims at reviewing the condition of Iraqi female journalists specifically after the US invasion in 2003 by using different Arabic and English sources. The study argues that female Iraqi journalists enjoyed new freedoms of speech and got new opportunities to improve professionally...
- Safe haven or limbo? Iraqi refugees in Egypt. Sadek, Sara // International Journal of Contemporary Iraqi Studies;Jun2011, Vol. 5 Issue 2, p185
After 2005 many Iraqi families sought refuge in Egypt, fleeing the repercussions of the US-led war on Iraq, including the spread of sectarian violence. In comparison with Iraqis in other Arab states, those in Egypt have received little attention. Using refugee narratives, this article aims to...
- COMFORT IN A COLD PLACE. Walt, Vivienne // Time International (South Pacific Edition);2/19/2007, Issue 6, p22
The article discusses emigration to Sweden by Iraqis displaced by the Iraq War. During the four years of the war, nearly 2 million Iraqis have left the country, with many more displaced from their homes but remaining in the area. About 20,000 of those emigrants, mostly from the middle class,...