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  1. 1. War In Iraq By Chad Taber
  2. 3. Should the US continue the War in Iraq?
  3. 5. I feel the war should continue, until all the Shi’ite Muslims and militias are suppressed
  4. 7. <ul><li>Pres. Bush </li></ul><ul><li>Gen. Petraeus </li></ul><ul><li>Tom Engelhardt </li></ul><ul><li>youths of America </li></ul>And who feels we shouldn’t Stay in Iraq Who feels we should stay in Iraq
  5. 9. (administration officials have said it may last for &quot;years&quot;) without drafting young men to fight the threat.
  6. 11. The cost of the war in the entire US is 519,000,200,000
  7. 14. <ul><li>The Iraq War is an ongoing conflict which began on March 20, 2003 with the United States-led invasion of Iraq by a multinational coalition composed of U.S. and U.K. troops supported by smaller contingents from Australia, Denmark, Poland, and other nations.The Iraq War is also known as Operation Iraqi Liberation and Operation Iraqi Freedom (U.S). The War has also been termed the &quot;Second Persian Gulf War&quot; or &quot;Gulf War II. </li></ul>
  8. 15. <ul><li>At the start of the war, U.S. officials argued that Iraq and its alleged possessions and further pursuit of weapons of mass destruction (WMD) posed an imminent threat to the security and interests of the United States, Europe and the other nations of the Middle East. The intelligence was supported by British intelligence, as well as given tacit support by Russian and German intelligence. </li></ul>
  9. 16. <ul><li>White House press stated unequivocally that Iraq had (WMD) or was trying to produce or obtain them, links to Al Qaeda, or both. </li></ul>
  10. 17. <ul><li>It is now beyond dispute that Iraq did not process any (WMD) or have meaningful ties to Al Qaeda. </li></ul>
  11. 18. <ul><li>The false statements dramatically increased in August 2002, with congressional consideration of a war resolution, then escalated through the mid-term elections and spiked even higher from January 2003 to the eve of the invasion. </li></ul>
  12. 21. Work cited <ul><ul><ul><li>Bowman, Robert M. “Is It Really About Saudi Arabia?” Why War With Iraq . 10 Jan. 2006. 14 Apr. 2008 <>. </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>CNN. “Iraq Index.” SPECIALS . 2005. Time Warner Company. 16 Apr. 2008 <>. </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Engelhardt, Tom. “Good Evening, Vietnam.” The Nation . 19 Dec. 2006. The Nation . 15 Apr. 2008 <>. </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>- - -. “12 Reasons Why Leaving Iraq Is the Only Sane Thing to Do.” AlterNet . 24 Apr. 2008. Independent Media Institute. 5 May 2008 <>. </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Hunt, Matt. “Ending the War In Iraq.” Youth Noise . 3 May 2008. Youth Noise. 5 May 2008 <>. </li></ul></ul></ul>
  13. 22. <ul><ul><ul><li>National Priorities Project. “The War in Iraq Cost.” National Priorities </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Project . 2007. 19 Apr. 2008 <>. </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>OneWorld United States. “Latest Coverage.” OneWorld . 5 May 2008. </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>OneWorld United States. 5 May 2008 < latestcoverage/?gclid=cK7G2UGCKjMCFQ4qHgodQn6ZaQ>. </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Polling Report, Inc. “Iraq.” Polling Reports . 2008. Polling Reports. </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>27 Apr. 2008 <>. </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Scripps Entrepreneurial Ventures. “Iraq War.” Red Blue America . </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Apr. 2008. Scripps Entrepreneurail Ventures. 15 Apr. 2008 <>. </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Singal, Jesse, Christine Lim, and M. J. Stephey. “Five Years in Iraq.” </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Time .com . 2008. Time Inc. 30 Apr. 2008 <>. </li></ul></ul></ul>
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