World events have taken a disasterous turn- America is poised to attack Iraq,
for seemingly incomprehensible reasons.
There can be no doubt that Saddam Hussein is a monster, but to attack Iraq
simply because of this will cause death and devastation far beyond warrant.
Robin Cook's letter of resignation from the British House of Commons describes this very well. You can read the text of this speech below.
There is a great deal of dissention among people of the world with the decisions of the U.S. government. Indeed, there are many in the U.S. Congress and Senate who oppose our ignoring the wishes of the United Nations. We've all seen the numerous cartoons and jokes depicting how the U.S. will "kick butt" in retaliation for the 9/11 attacks, but these are simply uninformed "hooray for our side" bravado.
The potential ramifications of the U.S. charging ahead and attacking Iraq without global support are staggering. Already the U.S. homeland "security level" is close to critical, and at the time of this writing, not a shot has yet been fired.
Below are a number of photos, writings, and documentation of alternative viewpoints to the impending war.
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