Five years back, I woke up at 4:30am (IST) - not my usual schedule - just to switch on the TV... with a hope that No! this will, perhaps, not happen!!!.
Today is the 5th anniversary, of what one of my friends once described as my "magnificant obsession"...
...To me, it is also a time to reflect, refresh our memories, and consolidate our understanding of where the world has been led/dragged to... Some of these unfolding events were covered in AlternativePerspective, e.g.,:
For the rest, pictures speak better than words:
[I owe the credits for these to the numerous websites from where I have been downloading them - thanks!]
Spreading Democracy Inside Iraq:
...Meanwhile, there were other Grassroot Democratic Voices (muted, naturally!) Outside Iraq:
(oh, yes! One knows that the "media" failed to bring us these voices and images)