Login/Join to Participate " Ok, as a Jew living in the U.S., I find this really frightening. It's not that there's a direct threat to me as a Jew, per se, but...OK, there are certain types of psychoses where a pa..." " Now that the Alliance has brought democracy to Iraq, do you think they will actually allow 1 person 1 vote? What if they vote in a faith based government. What if that government is ant..." Last Reply: 27th Apr 2003 by Tika Views: 1356 Replies: 5 " This is truly disappointing.Check it out ... I don't know what to say about this. It may be easy to disregard this due to the name but check out what they are saying. " " Being that the US, UK, OZ and their "coalition" new motive for war is to liberate opressed people of their oppressors my question is who should we go after next.Though I think that ans..." " Having fought for a dozen years to maintain the punishing sanctions against Iraq, the US government is now demanding that they be scrapped.Under international law, however, no one can b..." Posted: 10th Apr 2003 by holly Last Reply: 25th Apr 2003 by Tika Views: 997 Replies: 6 " ok if anyone is or has been watching the news in the last hour, it is scenes like this that make me sure that this war was the morally right thing to do, even if america has other inten..." Last Reply: 23rd Apr 2003 by Dio Views: 2586 Replies: 19 " I really wish I would have written this as soon as I had seen the news story, so please bare with me when I am vauge about names and what not. Today on the news I saw a woman who was e..." " There will be a students peace protest in bath this Saturday the 29th outside the abbey @ 2pm come and show your support and let be known that we will not take this lying down we may no..." Posted: 11th Apr 2003 by Kat Views: 1681 Replies: 12 " We love the iraqi information ministerThis cracked me up, this GUY cracks me up! " Posted: 8th Apr 2003 by Dio Views: 1789 Replies: 13 " This thread isn't about values or ideals, so much as things that have shaped us as people. Whether you're pro-war, anti-war, pro-soldier while anti-war, whichever.... I'd like this for..." " what i cant see is now the war has been underway for almost three weeks now why cant all the people who are against the war stop shouting "stop the war" and attually support the troops ..." Posted: 21st Mar 2003 by NYC Views: 11193 Replies: 62 " Rather than get into yet another heated debate I'm finding myself getting caught up by little thoughts of the day that I find interesting.Yesterday I thought: How many 'democracies' ar..." Posted: 27th Mar 2003 by Pele Last Reply: 12th Apr 2003 by Rozi Views: 1828 Replies: 12 " So, I have an 8 year old son. He is very aware of what goes on around him and will internalize things unless it really bothers him. Because the media is covering the war to death I deci..." " i dunno bout all you guys in everywhere else in the world... but there has been talk here in oz that the war is nearly at its end (YAY!)but really- it cant be as simple as blowing up Ir..." Posted: 25th Mar 2003 by Magnus Views: 3091 Replies: 16 " This article more than any other, has made me re-think my views on the war." Last Reply: 10th Apr 2003 by -Ba^eX- Views: 1196 Replies: 7 " I dont really want to talk about the war, but the Iraqi Minister of Propa... i mean Infomation is a real laugh. U just cant take him seriously.How can he say "we have driven them back"..." Posted: 10th Apr 2003 by Astar Views: 1263 Replies: 0 " New york times quote: One Film, Two Wars, 'Three Kings'By DAVID EDELSTEINHE Iraqi flourishing a white rag and a gun at the United States Army sergeant is far away, a speck on top of a ..." Last Reply: 10th Apr 2003 by Aykut Views: 1010 Replies: 5 " What we are being told by the press conflicts all the time with this war, Propaganda is what this war is about.This war could go on for ever, an arab leader said that the west is openin..." " Though I dont hail some of these people as the brightest, and do question how some obtained their places in the higher rated schools of America, atleast they went and graduated.-----Ori..." " Heh, fooled you!I'm sure some one was thinking I'd changed my views on the war, but no, no such luck.Rather, "I Was Wrong" is the title of a rather fascinating and moving article I foun..." " Well I just saw on the news how the Brits just got slaughterd in a game of soccer (football) by a local Iraqi team!The Brittish Army challenged a local Iraqi team to a game of soccer, t..." " i was watching the news on tv a couple of days ago and the newsreader said, "america is preparing to go to war with indays."now, i haven't been able to find out where this nasty soundin..." Posted: 1st Apr 2003 by Flynt Last Reply: 4th Apr 2003 by Pele Views: 2258 Replies: 9 " Interesting sideline:Something i've noticed over the past few months, is the reimmergance of "military" fashion. Actually, if you take a good look at the fashion you find in your avera..." " In RE: Dio's post about unlawful combatants.I won't touch the main premiss of your post, because you're quite right about Afghanistan. I will take a stab at the general ideals behind th..." " This is my first post in this forum, so let me sum up my views really quick...I am anti-war. I am Amerikan. I trust my government about as far as I can throw it. It has a history of lyi..." " Here's the Lookie! I found this very interesting.Hope you do to.I thought the French were sorta hiding the reason why they were against joining the US.My friend who is in the air force ..." " heres a petition thats being signed by 28338 ppl (at this present moment) from around the world.its a petition for Bush to say no to the war.if you are behind the no war way of life- go..." " I am from the US and fitingly hear everyone's opinion on the US's atack on Bagdad every day.I was interesed in hearing the point of views on this topic from people that are not from the..." " there is a good alternative news site some of you guys might be interested in...lots of stuff you won't find in the mainstream presswww.asia-stat.com" " I've never taken part in any protests myself and sometimes I question the intent of such actions.However,I was reading a newspaper the other day and a quote in one of the articles final..." " there is an alternative news site which some of you guys might be interested in.....lots of stuff you won't find in the mainstream presswww.asia-stat.com" Posted: 18th Mar 2003 by Kyrian Views: 10130 Replies: 25 " Well, the stupid american government has finally said lets ditch the UN and head off to war with everyone (except spain) against us....time to see how many innocent people die...hoping ..." " this is a question of simple reality, not hypothesis as if's, like the US is going to pull out. in the present state of war of US vs Iraq, considering that US will NOT back down and pul..." Posted: 21st Mar 2003 by Astar Views: 1682 Replies: 1 " quote:No one inside Iraq is for war (note I said war not a change of regime), no human being in his right mind will ask you to give him the beating of his life, unless you are a member ..." " Just a plea to anyone who is against this war, don't let it happen, Strike if possible, phone sick if you can, get out there and realise our power you are free you can make a difference..." Posted: 18th Mar 2003 by holly Views: 4796 Replies: 19 " i notice that most of you on hop seem to be adamantly against this war. i was just wondering if anyone thinks that we should go to war? i have spent the last few months totally div..." " i saw a telecast last night on the news...it was the president saying that he was rounding up the clock on those inspections...What The Hell!!!!I mean seriously....i thought this would ..." Posted: 6th Mar 2003 by NYC Views: 13820 Replies: 37 " I usually shy away from political debates on HoP for various reasons but I wanted to throw this one out there and see how it landed.Please, let's keep this on this specific topic as the..." Posted: 4th Mar 2003 by _Stix_ Last Reply: 5th Mar 2003 by _Stix_ Views: 4366 Replies: 12 " Just had this emailed to me...Thought some people may be interested..**********************************ALERT ALERT ALERT ALERT ALERTCalling all British citizens!Join Me for a "Virtual M..."