- Over 60% of deaths in the Iraq war are civilians
- An average of 31 civilians die each day of the war
- Use of military contractors added to the chaos in Iraq
- Neighboring Iran has been sending money into Iraq to support the insurgents
As media changes so do our politics. Do citizens have a right to these documents? Is it legal for classified documents like this be published? Since these documents show how bad things have been in Iraq will they lower the morale of troops or our citizens? How do these documents make you feel about our two presidents who have implemented policy in Iraq? Will internet sites like wikileaks make traditional media obsolete? Do these documents make a case for the withdrawal of troops from Iraq?