Iraq war stuff from the Nick Possum Home Page ...
slides further into the Iraq quagmire:
The tragic inevitability of a forlorn hope
24 February 2005
Howards decision to double Australias ground troop commitment
in Iraq was inevitable. The prime minister put off the inevitable for
as long as he could, but Australias slavish adherence to the American
Alliance left him no option but to dispatch more troops to George Bush's
mad neo-colonial adventure ...
... the 450 extra Australian troops will not be the last. READ
THE FULL ARTICLE ...
years of bombing the Arabs
By Gavin Gatenby
20 August 2004
In Iraq, few days pass without the US Air Force bombing civilian targets.
In a high-profile atrocity in May, a bunch of trigger-happy fly-boys shot
up a village wedding in western Iraq, killing 45 guests including many
children, and a Baghdad singer loved by millions, but these things happen
almost daily in towns like Najaf, Samarra and Fallujah, and in other places
too far from public gaze to warrant media attention.
The explanation on the increasingly rare occasions that one is
given is always that these are precision strikes against terrorists
... the bodies that turn up in the town morgues are largely women and
children. READ THE FULL ARTICLE
Possum's resources for
the fight against
the occupation of Iraq and the planned attack on Iran
these items and you're all set for your anti-war action!
'We are simple people who chose principles over fear'
A message from the Iraqi Resistance
Click on image below right to download.
All A4-size PDF suitable for enlarging on a photocopier
on individual images below to download.
2. Print out on A4 paper.
3. Blow up to A3 size on photocopier (140%)
4. Blow up A3 photocopy to A2 by enlarging 140% half page at a time (for
best results make sure there's a bit of overlap).
5. Paste onto cardboard. The result should look like image at left.
6. If you prefer, add some colour with highlighter pens. Fluoro yellow
looks particularly good.