July 16, 2004 13:32 | Political

Children at Abu Ghraib

This Modern World by Tom Tomorrow: July 04, 2004 - July 10, 2004 Archives

Three days ago, a German TV newsmagazine called Report Mainz broadcast an eight-minute segment reporting that the International Red Cross found at least 107 children in coaliton-administered detention centers in Iraq


Meanwhile, there's not a damn thing -- I mean, not a single word I can find -- about this yet in the U.S. media, but it's starting to pick up speed on the rest of our tiny planet, so far showing up in Der Spiegel (roughly Germany's equivalent to Time), an Australian ABC Radio report, and TV2 and NRK television in Norway, where the story might even lead to a change in Norway's participation in the U.S.-led coalition.

the fan is on.
the shit is in the hands of the thrower.
he's winding up...
wait for it...

Thx Steve.


As of 5:52 PM EST, the big story on the major US news networks still seems to be Martha Stewarts' sentencing...