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Iraq



  • The British Museum’s “Looting” Problem

    by Josephine Livingstone

    The venerable museum has "given back" some stolen Iraqi antiquities, but that does not mean it's ready to atone for its colonial-era sins.



  • Rebuilding Mosul’s Library Book by Book

    A campaign to restore the holdings of the library of the University of Mosul has received an enthusiastic response since it began three months ago.



  • The $5 trillion wars

    by Linda J. Bilmes

    Yet the trillions of dollars and thousands of lives expended in these wars have rated barely a mention in the presidential campaign.