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Fri Feb 6 2004Local Reporters in Iraq: Dispatches from the Ground
Fri Feb 6 2004Local Reporters in Iraq
Upcoming event: 3/12: From Iraq to Palestine: Making the Connections in San Francisco.
Author and peace activist Dana Visalli gave a reportback on March 5th about his trip to Iraq.
Local Bay Area independent reporters Rob Eshelman, David Martinez, and Tristan have recently been in Iraq and have been sending home dispatches of life on the ground in that ravaged country. With the climate in US-occupied Iraq becoming increasingly hostile for journalists and restrictions tightening on media access, it is more and more important that independent journalists be allowed to report on what they see and experience. Especially when it comes to accounts from soldiers overseas who are growing weary of a war they do not understand and risking their lives for freedoms they don't necessarily have.
Read Martinez's dispatches: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7
Read Eshelman's dispatches: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5
Read Tristan's dispatches: 1 | 2 | 3 Photos: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12
Chelsea Manning is Free (1 comment) Wednesday May 17th 7:37 AM
The Jiyan Foundation, Supporting Survivors of ISIS Terror in Iraq Monday May 15th 1:33 AM
Imprint of Hope Are Making Iraq Great and Beautiful Thursday Apr 13th 2:45 AM
U.S. War on Iraq Never Ended Monday Mar 27th 10:16 PM
ACLU of Northern California Contact Info for SFO Arrivals Affected by Executive Order Sunday Jan 29th 1:26 AM
Mosul offensive stirs a cauldron of conflicts Saturday Oct 22nd 3:31 AM
Record temperatures in Kuwait and Iraq as heatwave spikes pose increasing health risk Wednesday Jul 27th 6:35 PM
Class War 03/2016: IRAQ 1991 – Class war and bourgeois containment (2 comments) Tuesday May 17th 8:49 AM
‘I Escaped Isis Rapists, But Was Forced To Leave My Baby Behind’ Thursday Mar 17th 2:07 AM
Eric See of Peace Action West talks on 'Who's who in Iraq and Syria' Wednesday Feb 10th 12:22 AMMore News...