al-Sadr Leaves Iraqi Government

American VoicesWorldiraqgovernment ISSUE 43•16 Apr 17, 2007

Radical Shiite cleric and militia leader Moqtada al-Sadr announced that he is withdrawing six of his ministers from the Iraqi cabinet. What do you think?

  • “Oh, man, you should never quit a government job. Now they're all going to have to pay for their own insurance.”

    Shannon Goodweiller –
    Cobbler

  • “Eliminating Iraq's Violent Insurgence branch is going to totally throw off Iraq's complex system of checks and balances.”

    Julie Dobbs –
    Tennis Pro

  • “Yikes. Things might just be quickly falling apart in Iraq.”

    Chip Cramden –
    Stock Analyst