Wednesday, March 19, 2008

  • Half a Decade of War: Five Years After Iraq Invasion, Soldiers Testify at Winter Soldier Hearings

    Wintersoldieriraqweb

    Five years ago tonight, on March 19, 2003, the US launched the invasion of Iraq. Half a decade later, as the occupation continues with no end in sight, some of the most powerful voices against the war have been the men and women who have fought in it. For four days this past weekend, soldiers convened at the National Labor College in Silver Spring, Maryland for Winter Soldier, an eyewitness account of the war and occupations in Iraq and Afghanistan. We broadcast their voices. [includes rush transcript]