[col. writ. 9/8/14] © ’14 Mumia Abu-Jamal
With the rapid strikes and seizures of Iraqi territory by the Islamic State (commonly known as ISIS), the West, given a splendid pretext by the horrific decapitations of two journalists, is mounting a counter-attack, if only by war.
So far, no Western state has yet announced the deployment of ground troops.
Why are they there?
They claim that ISIS is...