The Iraqi Communist Party

March 4th, 2003 – 9:24 pm
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“How many Americans who oppose the looming war know the left from the right when it comes to Iraq? The only two players on the field are not George W. Bush and Saddam Hussein. For inside and outside the borders of Iraq there is a political opposition to Saddam — and while some of those opponents are now aligned with the White House, others remain on the political left.”

A great piece that I certainly learned a lot from, despite having seen mention of the Iraqi CP elsewhere. They are, of course, one of the reasons (along with the separatist Kurds and the Shia majority) that Bush doesn’t really want true democracy in Iraq after the war.

Read the entire article here. [via MaxSpeak]

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