The top ten myths about Iraq in 2005

Juan Cole, one of the most incisive analysts of the situation in Iraq, lists the top ten myths about that country that he sees promulgated in the U.S. media. Cole is a fierce critic of the war and the administration that is waging it, but he’s also a nuanced thinker who challenges conventional wisdom on all sides. Here are the myths he debunks – check out his blog for his explanations.

From Juan Cole, by way of
Salon