are we in Iraq?
Weapons of Mass Destruction that are not there?
Inspectors have found none
weapons announced with such alarm as a threat to the United States, its
allies or Iraq's neighbors. Reports of chemical and biological weapon
stockpiles have been discredited or have failed to be substantiated.
There is no evidence that Iraq had an active nuclear weapons program.
All of the Bush administration's claims of uranium sales and nuclear use
of aluminum tubes were discredited
before they used them to argue for war.
The U.N. couldn't do
U.N. did not get the chance.
asked for time for weapons inspectors - The US administration,
unable to find the weapons, (of which they assured us they knew the
exact location) tells us to give them time. The United Nations is the
moral and credible choice for oversight of the democratization of Iraq
the best interest of the Iraqi people.
Democracy for the
Iraqi People that is not real?
Iraqi people are experiencing a military occupation - not liberation.
Unemployment is rampant.
corporations (Mostly U.S. companies) use cheap labor from outside of
Iraq to rebuild the country. Iraqis are precluded or discouraged from
participating in their own reconstruction.
media is controlled
Elections have been postponed
the most local level as the U.S. hand picks leaders, many from outside
Decisions are made without them.
made prior to the war involve the mass privatization of virtually every
Iraq government asset and the rewriting of regulations and tax codes.
There is little about Iraqi participation in the decision-making
Hussein was brutalizing his own people?
There had been no change in his activities
The U.S. actively supported him. When he gassed the Kurdish people of
Iraq we sent him support. We provided weapons to Iraq during the
What about 9/11 & Al
9/11 terrorist was from Iraq
people suffering in Iraq now were not those people!
intelligence connects Saddam Hussein
those who committed the atrocity of flying planes full of people into
buildings full of people on September 11, 2001.
There is no evidence that Saddam Hussein was working with
We need to support
Yes… Bring them home!
American service-men & women are sent into harms way in Iraq with no
clear idea of when they will come home to their families and jobs. They
have been misled, mistreated & betrayed by broken promises. Support
Supply them adequately
orders they are given & for their safety. Troops often purchase their
own radios & other items to augment insufficient
equipment issued by the military. They are issued a diet of "Ready to
Eat" meals that would be unacceptable to most of us even once. Safe
drinking water is limited.
Protect their health.
addition to the usual dangers of war, soldiers are exposed daily to dust
contaminated with depleted uranium from U.S. bombs. Veterans health care
has been effectively cut in the Bush budget.
of this war in terms of soldiers returning home severely wounded is
being hidden and understated.
full flyer with graphics as a pdf.