The promise of a world assembly working in diplomatic cooperation is a failed experiment. With ‘his excellency’ Colin Powell’s recital of the proof against Iraq, the only smoking gun is the one that was concealed that points directly at the Bush clan. Saddam Hussein, having been the business partner of the crowd that insulates the president and his father from scrutiny, is a convenient villain. Sure Saddam is a bad man, but a cozy relationship gone sour was not revealed to the security council. Since the chronicle of how the world got to the point of this calculated conflict isn’t significant, we are subjected to evidence of hide and seek as the impetus why war is a necessity.
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