Baghdad

Reader input: Tigris River is crucial to Baghdad

Keep the Tigris flowing In 760 B.C., God instructed Jonah to go into Nineveh and warn its people to repent of their wicked ways. They did repent, at least for a while, until Nine ...

Reader Input: What to do about Iraq?

What to do in Iraq? If you’re a Republican or tea partyer, you can blame President Barack Obama. If you’re a realist and follow what’s going on, you know that the ...

Reader Input: Unintended consequences rule

From a book, “The Kingmakers,” a bitter history lesson — ignored. At the end of The Great War in 1918 — which dismembered the Ottoman Empire — Franc ...

Let Iraq deal with problems

I am writing about the attacks in Baghdad and how they are just going to get worse with the final pull-out of American forces. My opinion on the matter is that we just need to get ...

2004: Year of the 'wardrobe malfunction,' presidential election, lethal tsunamis and Auburn loses soldiers in Iraq

A look back at the aughts Editor’s note: The Journal shares some notable events that occurred in the last decade of Auburn’s history. 2004 gave us the trivial magnified lar ...

GOP reaches new, lower low

Thirty GOP bought and paid for senators vote for corporate America over defending rape. In 2005, Jamie Leigh Jones was gang-raped by her fellow male employees while working for H ...

Money needs to help solve domestic problems

While we build swimming pools in Baghdad, social services are reduced in America. Ridiculous, but true. Our tax money spent elsewhere will not benefit America. Money we pay should ...