Dec 082016
 
2016-12-05  George Bush, War Criminal:  California Court confirms judges who will hear argument on legality of Iraq War December 12

Background:  2016-09-04   Iraqi Woman Uses Chilcot Report in War Crimes Lawsuit Against George W Bush, Truthout Note:  the link at the bottom of this article to the Oct 24th decision by the Court:  the application to enable use of the Chilcot Report was denied. The United States Court of Appeal for the Ninth Circuit today […]

Sep 052016
 
2016-09-04  Iraqi Woman Uses Chilcot Report in War Crimes Lawsuit Against George W Bush,     Truthout

http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/37484-iraqi-woman-uses-chilcot-report-in-war-crimes-lawsuit-against-george-w-bush Marjorie Cohn President George W. Bush discusses the Iraq war in Washington, May 24, 2007. (Photo: Stephen Crowley / The New York Times)   Sundus Saleh, an Iraqi woman, first filed her lawsuit against George W. Bush, Dick Cheney, Donald Rumsfeld, Condoleezza Rice and Paul Wolfowitz in September 2013. Alleging that the Iraq War […]

Jul 092016
 

In response to: 2016-07-06 Significant development in international efforts to bring GEo Bush & cronies before the ICC: UK Iraq War Report. Former PM Tony Blair disregarded warnings of risks as he built case for military action. Dianne sent the following.   Many thanks to her. These are not articles written by Muslim or Russian “enemies”.  […]

Jul 062016
 

Finally!  the  UK IRAQ WAR REPORT  (the “Chilcot” Report)  is released. BACKGROUND  on the 8 – year investigation is at 2015-10-28 I smell gooses cookin’.   Tony Blair, George Bush.     Tony Blair sorry for Iraq war ‘mistakes’ and admits conflict played role in rise of Isis   Today’s  Guardian report:   https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2016/jul/06/tony-blair-deliberately-exaggerated-threat-from-iraq-chilcot-report-war-inquiry     Note:   you can access the voluminous […]

Oct 282015
 

Tony Blair sorry for Iraq war ‘mistakes’ and admits conflict played role in rise of Isis Former British PM apologises for ‘wrong’ intelligence and mistakes in planning of conflict and admits ‘elements of truth’ in claim war brought about rise of Isis Two things here: a bit of background on the Iraq War Inquiry in […]

Oct 282015
 
2015-10-18  Smoking gun emails reveal Blair's 'deal in blood' with George Bush over Iraq war was forged a YEAR before the invasion had even started

Funny how events come back to bite people in the ass.  The “smoking gun” emails came to light as  “part of a batch of secret emails held on the private server of Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton which U.S. courts have forced her to reveal”.    My guess is that “U.S. courts” thought Hillary had something […]

Oct 132015
 

There is a Must Watch  video at the URL: Survivors of CIA torture are suing the contractor psychologists who designed one of the most infamous programs of the post-9/11 era. Salim, one of the three ex-detainees in the suit, is a Tanzanian fisherman who says flashbacks from his ordeal in CIA custody are a permanent […]

Jul 102015
 
2015-07-08   Dick Cheney Should Be Prosecuted for War Crimes: Former International Court of Justice Judge

Published on Wednesday, July 08, 2015 by Common Dreams Renowned human rights expert Thomas Buergenthal said Cheney and a number of CIA agents ‘should appear before the ICC.’ by Sarah Lazare, staff writer Former ICC judge Thomas Buergenthal said he believes that the architects of mass torture during the George W. Bush era, such as […]

Jan 102015
 

This is THE BEST!  Canadians are SO wonderful !!   I am still laughing! 2015-01-05  How I learned to stop worrying and love the torture, by John McNamer   They are the same effort: End Canadian collaboration with lawbreakers  (think of Torture) Re-establish the Rule of Law (many examples of terrible failures by Attorneys General and […]

Jan 092015
 

Terrific!   Many thanks to John. Note the link to his complaint submitted to the ICC, at the bottom of this posting.   http://www.kamloopsthisweek.com/commentary-learned-stop-worrying-love-torture/ By: Kamloops This Week in Columnists, Opinion January 5, 2015   How I learned to stop worrying and love the torture   BY JOHN MCNAMER Why has it ever even bothered me that so […]