The news yesterday–at least in the U.S.–was consumed by a few headlines:
“Obama’s Special Olympics joke creates a stir around the nation”
Yet few mainstream media outlets covered this story:
March 20, 2009 marked the sixth anniversary of the U.S. invasion of Iraq.
As the war goes on, seemingly without end, it’s important to continue caring about what’s happening in Iraq and Afghanistan.
If you’re looking for some sources to learn more about the war and its effects, here are a few good places to start: