CRITICIZING THE CRITICS: ON THE OBSESSIVE NEGATIVITY TOWARDS IRAQ

One of the things Iraqis were deprived of during Saddam’s reign was their ability to criticize. While people around the world cannot and probably never will be able to imagine how it was under Saddam, Iraqis remember well what it meant to criticize the leader, the party, or the state.

Imprisonment and torture were the ‘lighter’ consequences of criticism, without getting into detail about…please continue reading this article on 1001 Iraqi Thoughts.

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