TITLE

My Totally Justified Pre-emptive Strike -- A Fictional Satire

AUTHOR(S)
Ross, Nick
PUB. DATE
May 2003
SOURCE
Teen Ink;May2003, Vol. 14 Issue 9, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a fictional satire of the war led by U.S. President George W. Bush against Iraq. The satire involved a school child who punched his schoolmate in the neck when he heard that this schoolmate talked about fighting him. When he was brought in the school's principal office, the child explains that his actions was self-defense, similar to what Bush did on Iraq.
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24210017

 

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