Friday, April 04, 2014

Honesty About Iraq From Any bushco Member??


Inside or outside of government, with outsiders extremely close, to that administration and all it's policies, those republican controlled congresses often only ones meeting with or much of the media that carried their beating louder and louder war drums far and wide?! Extremely quickly Abandoning the Missions and Military sent to Afghanistan to Accomplish after 9/11?!

04/03/14 - Is America ready for honesty about Iraq?

Errol Morris, Oscar-winning filmmaker talks with Rachel Maddow about his new documentary “The Unknown Known,” examining Donald Rumsfeld’s perspective on the war in Iraq, and the rewriting of history by former Bush staffers.

The British Iraq War Inquiry
In the above link, soon to be released and with redacted bush/blair private conversations which have been holding up the release, is the site of the often called 'Chilcot Inquiry', you will find these:

24 November 2009 - Even before Bush's administration came to power an article written by his then national security adviser, Condoleezza Rice, warned that "nothing will change" in Iraq until Saddam was gone

27 November 2009 - But there was a 'sea change' in attitude after the atrocities, with former national security adviser Condoleezza Rice targeting Iraq on the very day of the outrage.

30 November 2009 - George Bush tried to make a connection between Iraq and al-Qaida in a conversation with Tony Blair three days after the 9/11 attacks, according to Blair's foreign policy adviser of the time.

1 December 2009 - There was "a touching belief [in Washington] that we shouldn't worry so much about the aftermath because it was all going to be sweetness and light".

3 December 2009 - Boyce mentions the "dysfunctionalism" of Washington. He says that he would find himself briefing his American counterparts on what was happening in different parts of the US administration. Rumsfeld was not sharing information

Written Transcripts by Date of each session.

Oral Evidence by Date

Witnesses who have given oral evidence in public

Declassified Documents

And much much more, we still have nothing on what went on behind closed doors in testimony during the hearings and may or may not with the final report, if and when it's released.

Erroll Morris Makes Rumsfeld Story Film Friendly
April 04, 2014 - The latest documentary from filmmaker Errol Morris is called The Unknown Known. It is an interview with former Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld. Morris also directed Fog of War.


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