Chris Hedges: The Crucible of Iraq

By Chris Hedges  April 6, 2014 Iraqi civilians are seen through the broken window of an automobile destroyed in a car bomb explosion that killed more than 20 in Baghdad’s northern Qahirah neighborhood last month. AP/Khalid Mohammed “The Corpse Exhibition: And Other Stories of Iraq,” by Hassan Blasim, is the most important book to come out of the More