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My Beloved Enemy┬áproduced this video above called “The Iraqi-American Dream” that follows several families as they are taken in by the US as Iraqi refugees fleeing their country. For the most part, it seems like they are given a true chance to start over in a place that is not just more friendly to them […]

The Wall Street Journal produced this amazing video piece on Iraq War Veteran Ian Welch who was diagnosed with PTSD and traumatic brain injury after going through an attack on his convoy during a mission in Iraq. The video was filmed over the course of 2 months by Brandon Thibodeaux who documented Ian’s daily troubles […]

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Photo: Ayman Oghanna for The New York Times The New York Times has a crushing follow-up story about Samar Hassan, the girl who was photographed by Chris Hondros screaming and crying after her father and mother were killed at an American checkpoint in Iraq in 2005. The image has become one of the most iconic […]

Theatre of War from Richard Mosse on Vimeo. Theatre of War is a beautifully filmed video by Richard Mosee and Trevor Tweeten (with color and post production by Jerome Thelia) shot from the ruined former palace of Saddam Hussein. The palace which was once one of the wealthiest locations in all of Iraq has been […]

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The information shown in this infographic is just unacceptable. According to GOOD, the Department of Defense is unable to account for 96% of the 9.1 billion it has allocated for rebuilding Iraq. Yep, that’s about $8.7 billion that has vanished into thin air apparently. WTF.

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This is absolutely despicable. WikiLeaks just dropped a bombshell on the US Military who have been trying to cover up and hide the fact that they fired upon unarmed civilians and journalists in an attack in Baghdad on July 22, 2007. A Reuters photographer Namir Noor-Eldeen, 22, and a trusted driver, Saeed Chmagh, 40, were […]