The Corner

Sadr: execute saddam now

From Memri:

Muqtada Al-Sadr: [Saddam’s trial] is a farce that is being played on the Iraqi people. The longer his trial continues, the longer the aggression against the Iraqi people will continue. There is no need for a trial at all. He should be treated the way he treated the Iraqi people. Whoever puts people into meat grinders or puts explosives into people’s pockets and blows them up should be treated the same way. But the occupation is not giving us the chance to place the person who oppressed us on trial.

Rich Lowry — Rich Lowry is the editor of National Review. He can be reached via email: comments.lowry@nationalreview.com. 

Most Popular

World

Ilhan Omar’s Big Lie

In a viral exchange at a congressional hearing last week, the new congresswoman from Minnesota, Ilhan Omar, who is quickly establishing herself as the most reprehensible member of the House Democratic freshman class despite stiff competition, launched into Elliott Abrams. She accused the former Reagan official ... Read More
U.S.

Questions for Those Who Believed Jussie Smollett

The “we reported the Jussie Smollett case responsibly” contention has been blasted to smithereens. Twitter accounts and headlines in the Washington Post, the New York Times, and the Los Angeles Times reported as fact Jussie Smollett’s wildly implausible allegations, and many other journalists did so as ... Read More