"Here's some guy, some 14-year-old kid with an AK47, decides he's going to start shooting at this convoy. It was the most obscene thing you've ever seen. Every person got out and opened fire on this kid. Using the biggest weapons we could find, we ripped him to shreds..."
"I just remember thinking, 'I just brought terror to someone under the American flag'."
"A lot of guys really supported that whole concept that if they don't speak English and they have darker skin, they're not as human as us, so we can do what we want."
Thursday, July 12, 2007
This major report in The Nation is worth reading: "The Other War: Iraq Vets Bear Witness."