Read time: 1 minute

This Week: In Memoriam

(h/t David E at VideoCafe) This Week with Christiane Amanpour marks the passings of saxophonist Clarence Clemons, human rights advocate Yelena Bonner, supermarket executive Alan Haberman. In addition, the Pentagon has released the names of

Views:
(h/t David E at VideoCafe)

This Week with Christiane Amanpour marks the passings of saxophonist Clarence Clemons, human rights advocate Yelena Bonner, supermarket executive Alan Haberman. In addition, the Pentagon has released the names of eleven service members killed in Iraq and Afghanistan.

US Army CPT Michael W Newton, 30, Newport News VA
US Marines LCpl Joshua B McDaniels, 21, Dublin, OH
US Marines LCpl Sean M N O’Connor, 22, Douglas, WY
US Marines LCpl Jason D Hill, 20, Poway, CA
US Army SSG Nicholas P Bellard, 26, El Paso, TX
US Army SGT Glenn M Sewell, 23, Live Oak, TX
US Army SSG Jeremy A Katzenberger, 26, Weatherby Lake, MO
US Army PFC Eric D Soufrine, 20, Woodbridge, CT
US Army PVT Ryan J Larson, 19, Friendship, WI
US Marines Sgt Mark A Bradley, 25, Cuba, NY
US Army SPC Marcos A Cintron, 32, Orlando, FL

According to iCasualties, the total number of allied service members killed in Iraq is 4.781; in Afghanistan, 2,534, of whom, 156 are Canadian. During this same period, 84 Iraqi civilians were killed.

Can you help us out?

For 17 years we have been exposing Washington lies and untangling media deceit, but now Facebook is drowning us in an ocean of right wing lies. Please give a one-time or recurring donation, or buy a year's subscription for an ad-free experience. Thank you.

More C&L Coverage

Discussion

New Commenting System

Our comments are now powered by Insticator. In order to comment you will need to create an Insticator account. The process is quick and simple. Please note that the ability to comment with a C&L site account is no longer available.

We welcome relevant, respectful comments. Any comments that are sexist or in any other way deemed hateful by our staff will be deleted and constitute grounds for a ban from posting on the site. Please refer to our Terms of Service (revised 3/17/2016) for information on our posting policy.

Please Do Not Use the Login Link at the Top of the Site.

In order to comment you must use an Insticator account. To register an account, enter your comment and click the post button. A dialog will then appear allowing you create your account.

We will be retiring our Crooks and Liars user account system in January, 2021.

Thank you.
C&L Team