"Baghdad resident Taha Sabri, killed Monday in a U.S. air strike on his city, would have loved the eventual liberation of Iraq and establishment of democracy, had he lived to see it, his grieving widow said." Yes, there is a special war edition of The Onion.
Linkage: March 2003 Archives
Minutes before the speech, an internal television monitor at the White House showed the President pumping his fist.
"Feels good," he said.
Some celebrities are going to demonstrate their commitment to peace at the Oscars by wearing expensive jewelry with diamonds.
Go read Matt Stoller on the Administration's 'audacious' plan to rebuild Iraq using private American construction companies rather than multilateral organizations with experience in nation-building in the Balkans and Afghanistan.
Michael Moore's web site has the new anti-war video he directed for System of a Down. Make sure you watch all the way to the end.
A University of Washington law professor says Bush may already be guilty of international law because of our treatment of captured Al Qaeda prisoners. Go read the letter the NY Times decided not to publish.
The former head of the Pacific Stock Exchange was arrested in San Francisco blocking traffic in the financial district to protest war with Iraq.
I love Naples. A scuffle broke out in front of the Naples Cathedral between supporters of the Bourbon and Savoy royal families, preventing members of the Italian royal family (Savoy) from attending mass.
If he's so pro-American and anti-international law, why is Richard Perle suing the New Yorker's Seymour Hersh for libel in the UK?
Remember the story about Iraq possibly getting material for a dirty bomb from Nigeria? Which company "lost" the material in the first place? Cheney's own Halliburton.
The U.S. and Pakistan are now involved in kidnapping and interrogating children.
British news sites are seeing unprecedented traffic from US readers as Americans turn to Old Europe for Real News. [via Boing Boing]
The Washington Post's "Style Columnist" wonders whether Bush was a bit medicated for his pseudo-press conference.
Two prisoners who died while being held for interrogation at the US military base in Afghanistan had apparently been beaten, according to a military pathologist's report. A criminal investigation is now under way into the deaths which have both been classified as homicides.
A man was arrested at an Albany-area mall for wearing a "Give Peace a Chance" t-shirt.
More immoral Republicans: Janet Rehnquist, daughter of U.S. Chief Justice William Rehnquist, is stepping down as inspector general of the Department of Health and Human Services, in the face of allegations of professional misconduct, several sources told CNN Tuesday.
The Village Voice has photographs of New York Daily News photographer Susan Watts getting knocked down at the intersection of 53rd Street and Third Avenue on February 15, 2003 while covering the anti-war rally. Yes, she was knocked to the ground by NYPD officers.