Is Israel preparing to attack Iran? By David Ignatius, February 2. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta has a lot on his mind these days, from cutting the defense budget to managing the drawdown of U.S. forces in Afghanistan. But his biggest worry is the growing possibility that Israel will attack Iran over the next few months.
Brian Moore, "WWIII Propaganda Posters" From the Artist, "Inspired by the 2009 Iran election protest and activism and censorship therein, the WWIII Propaganda Posters were conceived as a mostly playful statement on wartime, citizen journalism, censorship, and how they all play with the advent of the Internet. Based on World War II propaganda posters, the posters have been rethought in contemporary context, remixed for today’s Internet culture."
Rep. Walter Jones, R-N.C., along with retired military officers Col. Lawrence Wilkerson and Lt. Col. Anthony Shaffer as well as former Associate Deputy Attorney General Bruce Fein denounced President Barack Obama at a news conference Sept. 21 for overstepping his authority in wartime and warned that unless war powers are restored to Congress, the country could soon be involved in a battle with Iran.
Photographer CATHERINE LEROY (1944 - 2006). During Vietnam War, shot some of most brutal photographs to come out of the country. (Captured by NVA during Tet Offensive.) Catherine Leroy was a French-born photojournalist and war photographer, whose stark images of battle illustrated the story of the Vietnam War in the pages of Life magazine and other publications. http://noticeverything.files.wordpress.com/2012/03/rvn-1-img_0496a3.jpg
In 1942, a young Iranian boy gave an adopted bear cub to the Polish army stationed in Iran. As Wojtek (pronounced VOY-tek) grew, he was unafraid of humans, and became their unofficial mascot. This photo shows him playing with one of the soldiers. After the war, he accompanied Polish soldiers to Scotland and lived out his life at the Edinburgh Zoo. For more: www.elinorflorence.com/blog/wartime-animals