The Real Costs of Empire
Against The Current vol. 123

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http://www.solidarity-us.org//node/106

Publisher:  Against The Current
Date Written:  01/07/2006
Year Published:  2006  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX13255

Vietnam all over again? Yes, it is. The massacres by United States military forces of unarmed civilians in Haditha and, as is finally being revealed despite official lies and coverup, numerous other Iraqi towns, are showing tens of millions of Americans what this war is, and part of what it really costs. The highest costs obviously are borne by the ordinary people of Iraq; but American society will pay for decades as well for this dirty conflict -- and worse is yet to come.

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