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What I got out of reading Dexter Filkins' fine and frightening New Yorker article on the possible collapse of the Mosul Dam is that the greatest number of casualties attending both Hussein's despotism and US policy toward Iraq in the last century may include hundreds of thousands of people who were not yet born when the 2003 invasion began.

Seal the wall and make the Americans pay for it. We won't, but we should.

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