Yet another "not serious" piece -- Is the author a architect?, no. by the way, have you ever heard Dahr Jamails reportage?? He can be heard at kpft.org -- It is a most partisan reportage, and to suggest that it is an example of good reportage is to lose credibility.
US has zero responsibility to rebuild Falluajh such it becomes easier for terrorists to negotiate it. Under no circumstance will the argument that the US bears responsibility forf the destruction of Fallujah hold, on the contrary the US forces have liberated the city and exposed the slaughterhouse the terrorist Al-Zarkawy had turned the city into.
Is reportage from Iraq satisfactory? few would argue that it is, but to argue that the most partisan of reportage is as model, is simply silly.