Who Ended the Iraq War?Juxtapoz // Monday, 24 Oct 2011
Who actually ended the Iraq war? Glenn Greenwald has a theory.
The Iraq War troop withdrawal will be spun as a pre-election victory by Obama's cheerleaders, bin Laden and Gaddafi's corpses piled at his feet, dead Iraqi and Libyan civilians shoved under rugs. Obama: Outcowboyed GW. But it is damage control, the truncation of an occupation that has become too brutal and destructive for even the biggest administration apologists to spin.
Meanwhile the whistleblower who exposed US Military malfeasance throughout the Middle East rots in a cell, his condition kept secret, punished for revealing what we knew all along: the Emperor's clothes are spattered with gore.