Eyes Wide Open: The Human Cost of the Iraq War [VIDEO]

This post, written by Cliff Schecter, originally appeared on Brave New Films

Watch this powerful video. It is exactly what the Bushies don't want you to see, as they continue to send other people's sons and daughters to die in a war based upon a lie.

Hence the no photos of returning coffins rule.

This tour of American cities, to show the human cost of this war, makes the point very effectively by showing the boots and shoes of those who have perished.

It is heartbreaking what these miscreants have done to our people, while everyday encouraging more terrorists to attack us here at home...

(h/t bluegal)
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