Dec 6, 2013
U.S. Helped Hussein Gas Iran
Posted on Aug 28, 2013
Files from the CIA show the American government was aware Saddam Hussein was using chemical weapons against Iran but officials did not intervene; right wingers aren’t upset Fox News’ co-owner is Saudi, but they are in an uproar over Al-Jazeera America; meanwhile, Justices Antonin Scalia and Ruth Bader Ginsburg are disgruntled with the Supreme Court. These discoveries and more below.
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