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A long recovery for Fairbanks solider

...to the dangers of patrolling the streets in Iraq's Abu Ghraib sector last year. Sound off on the important issues...went to work trying to clear the "bad guys" from the Abu Ghraib sector. "We shut down the problems we were having in...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/060606/sta_20060606025.shtml
News
Pre-emptive war not new

...David Crosby means by his statement that President Bush should be held "personally accountable" for prisoner abuse at Abu Ghraib prison. If Mr. Crosby means that the president should be voted out of office, it's a reasonable position whether...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051404/let_letter2.shtml
Opinion
Iraq war has been misguided but stabilization is needed

...didn't need - a major moral offense to the entire Islamic world. How disheartening that revelations concerning the Abu Ghraib prison have overwhelmed the spirit of our entire undertaking in Iraq, misguided though it has been from the start...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051304/opi_iraqwar.shtml
Opinion
Movie review: 'Tabloid' an irresistable documentary from Errol Morris

...is tabloid journalism with a difference. The Errol Morris difference.Though his most recent documentaries (the Abu Ghraib expose "Standard Operating Procedure" and the Oscar-winning "The Fog of War") have featured weighty subject matter...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2011-10-20/movie-review-tabloid-irresistable-documen
Art
Intelligence failure

...Republican congressman from Florida and a former CIA agent, as the new CIA director. Like wanting to tear down the prison of Abu Ghraib, as if the building was guilty of torture, Bush now blames the CIA and the State Department for giving him false information...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081204/let_letter4.shtml
Opinion
Boys of Abu Ghraib

Synopsis: Young Army Reserve enlistee Jack Farmer (Luke Moran) experiences an intense crisis of conscience after becoming a prison guard at Abu Ghraib in Iraq, where his commanding officer (Sean Astin) coerces him into using intense interrogation techniques on a terrified detainee (Omid Abtahi) who appears to have committed no crime. Before long, the soldier who joined the military to defend his country begins to unravel due to the inhuman treatment he witnesses in a daily basis. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: Luke Moran, Elijah Kelley Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Name-calling doesnt' help

...including the president, are disgusted with the torture at Abu Ghraib. Unlike Nazi Germany, American instances of torture...mistreat or kill our people. Trying to spread the smear of Abu Ghraib to the whole military will only impede the honest accounting...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051604/let_letter4.shtml
Opinion
This Day in History

...dismissed from the military, but received no prison time). In 2004, Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld visited the Abu Ghraib prison camp in Iraq, where he insisted the Pentagon did not try to cover up abuses there. During a campaign swing in...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051305/loc_20050513012.shtml
News
This Day in History

...plunging polls, Bush declared, "I'm optimistic we'll succeed." Sgt. Michael J. Smith, an Army dog handler at Abu Ghraib, was convicted at Fort Meade, Md., of abusing prisoners. (Smith was later sentenced to 179 days in prison.) In...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032107/sta_20070321012.shtml
News
This Day in History

...receiving a year in prison and a bad conduct discharge in the first court-martial stemming from abuse of Iraqis at the Abu Ghraib prison. Outraged relatives of World Trade Center victims heckled former New York City Mayor Rudolph Giuliani during...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051905/sta_20050519010.shtml
News

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