More views of the events at Basra (3) — background information

Here are some more excellent reports on events in Basra, in addition to those I posted yesterday.  In the first post, I - IV are links to what seem to me expert opinions.  In the second post, #V gives examples of what looks to me like simplistic speculation.  In this last post, VI and VII link to … Continue reading More views of the events at Basra (3) — background information

Different voices discussing the events in Basra

Google shows dozens or hundreds of websites with folks discussing the recent events in Basra.  On one level that is good, helping us collectively absorb and digest what is happening in this war.  On another it might hurt us more than it helps, as much of the discussion is by folks with little knowledge of … Continue reading Different voices discussing the events in Basra