Tags

, , , , , ,

Rachel Maddow talked about the situation in Iraq as like the Fall of Saigon in 1975. So strange to be experiencing this. Juan Cole’s article gives a great (though head spinning) historical account of Iraq and sheds some light as to why the rise of ISIS is so terrifying.

http://www.juancole.com/2014/06/promises-modern-history.html

Advertisements