Wages of war
- NUMBERS. // Time;10/9/2006, Vol. 168 Issue 15, p18
This article presents statistics related to current events. 65% of Baghdad residents polled believe an immediate U.S. pullout would make Iraq safer. The median price of a U.S. single-family home in August 2006, down 1.7% from a year earlier, is $225,000. 110 million trips were made to emergency...
- Family Snapshot. // Mother Jones;Nov/Dec2007, Vol. 32 Issue 6, p50
The article presents statistics concerning a hypothetical Iraqi family including odds that the father has been killed, the daughter is malnourished, and that the mother is the family's main breadwinner.
- The Exiles. Husarska, Anna // New Republic;3/5/2007, Vol. 236 Issue 10/11, p9
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- Thousands demand end to US wars. // Green Left Weekly;3/31/2010, Issue 832, p21
The article reports on the anti-war demonstration on March 20, 2010 at the White House in Washington, D.C. converging around 10,000 people to mark the seventh anniversary of the U.S.-led invasion to Iraq.
- Working for peace�"beginning from within.". King, Doug // Network News;Spring2007, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p3
In this article the author urges readers to seek spiritual health and balance in their lives while recognizing the personal difficulties of dealing with war. The author relates his experience of attending a five-day retreat at a Trappist monastery near Atlanta, Georgia. He examines the inner...
- Vietnam's Times and Terms�The Specter in America's Attic. // Army Magazine;Jul2007, Vol. 57 Issue 7, p62
The author reflects on the need U.S. to avoid the use of terms from the Vietnam War are parallel to the war in Iraq and in any other conflict. However, he explained that the precepts of the counterinsurgency terms were to win the confidence of people, established safe areas and turning over...
- Century marks. // Christian Century;11/28/2006, Vol. 123 Issue 24, p6
Summaries of news articles from various sources relating to the topic of religion are presented. One article discusses the story of forgiveness by a woman whose husband had been killed. Another article reports on the lack of protest demonstrations to the Iraq war despite the high public...
- AFTER THE WAR. Weinert-Kendt, Rob // American Theatre;Feb2012, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p38
The article presents a profile of the theatrical community of Iraq in the aftermath of the Iraq War as of 2012. Details are given overviewing the history and contemporary conditions of commercial theater and public entertainment in the nation, citing a general reluctance to attend public shows...
- Playing a Real Bad Hand. Zuckerman, Mortimer B. // U.S. News & World Report;1/22/2007, Vol. 142 Issue 3, p72
The author reflects on and offers opinion on United States George W. Bush's new strategy for dealing with the Iraq war. He argues that if Bush had listened to advisers earlier the current military crisis in Iraq could have been avoided and the need for a new strategy would not have existed. He...