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Thursday, March 27, 2003

Every Day Gets Worse And Worse  
A car slowly passed with a cloth-covered coffin on top. A minibus full of black-clad women followed it. The windows were open, and two women stuck their heads out, screaming curses meant for Bush.

The anger was palpable. Mohammed Shumar, standing on the threshold of his brother's damaged home, demanded to know if people in America believed in God. Told that they did, he answered: "No, there is no God in America."
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"America makes one mistake after another," he said. "They have compromised the whole idea of democracy versus dictatorship.

"They shed innocent blood here. They say that they want to save the Iraqi people, but they kill them. Is it their idea of saving us?"