Tag: Iraq

As Iraq dies, Kurdistan is born

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 “Today, 40 million Kurds are the world’s largest ethnic group without a country of their own. They also stand out as a Muslim community that has a culture of gender equality. Female fighters go into battle shoulder-to-shoulder with their male counterparts. After…

Why the rush to execute Saddam?

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January 3, 2007 Second trial might have proven too embarrassing to the White House, notes Tarek Fatah The Toronto Star Four days after the ugly and degrading execution of Saddam Hussein, neither Prime Minister Stephen Harper nor any other Canadian politician…