Reading update…..

Fnished The Sutras of Abu Ghraib by Aidan Delgado and gave it 5 stars amzn.to/H9r8SO #Kindle — Dennis Reasinger (@dionysius) April 1, 2012 Awesome book! Profoundly moving memoir of a Buddhist soldier coming to terms with the war and his deep aversion to war. Also captures perfectly the bleakness of life in a war zone…

War is such a waste….

http://goo.gl/wNls1 Article about an American soldier doing consecutive life terms in prison for killing an entire Iraqi family after raping the daughters.  Such a waste 4 people killed, 1 in prison for life. All of  these people had friends and loved ones; their lives are profoundly altered. I'm sure the consequences don't stop there either. … Continue reading War is such a waste….

documentary about Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq…

YouTube - Standard Operating Procedure Trailer Errol Morris takes a closer look at the abuse of suspected terrorists by U.S. soldiers at Abu Ghraib. - Interviews with soldiers who were there. related linkage... Looking For A New England: Lynndie England Misses Prison Lynndie England - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Abu Ghraib prison - Wikipedia, the … Continue reading documentary about Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq…

a rant….

Here is a good article from CT Weblog about the abuse scandal in Iraq. The Vatican has roundly condemned us and the article also made an excellant point that the female soldier in the notorious picture ought not to have been working as a guard in a men's prison camp -- excellant point I say … Continue reading a rant….