The author argues that the blame in the Abu Ghraib prison scandal in Iraq must go beyond the soldiers in the photos. These soldiers “seem to be nothing more than average freaks who escaped from the Jerry Springer show to make a few bucks killing Arabs.”
A reaction to the Iraqi prisoner scandal, and a scathing attack on all those who try to belittle it.
“None of us is buying this whole greater Middle East initiative nonsense. None of us believes that the United States and its British ally have finally realized that they should stop installing and sustaining oppressive regimes in the Middle East, as they have actively done for the last half century.”