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    Default Iraq Is Worse Off Now?

    "In Glasgow, a sombre yet defiant prime minister delivered a speech to Labour Party activists. Responding to the march in London, Tony Blair declaimed: “The moral case against war has a moral answer: it is the moral case for removing Saddam.” He continued, “It is not the reason we act. That must be according to the United Nations mandate on weapons of mass destruction. But it is the reason, frankly, why if we do have to act, we should do so with a clear conscience.” Whether or not Blair’s conscience remains “clear” is, as he once pointed out, between him and God. But a decade on from the debate about dodgy dossiers, WMDs, 45-minute warnings and various clauses and subclauses of UN Resolution 1441, those of us who marched against the war stand vindicated. We were right; the hawks were wrong."

    The hawks were wrong: Iraq is worse off now

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    Default Re: Iraq Is Worse Off Now?

    Iraq is worse off now but the oil companies are better off now and that is what it was all about. BP and China Oil got the leases to the largest known oil reserves in the world while we did the dirty work and the American tax payers get the bill.

 

 

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