Scott Taylor

Canadian journalist Scott Taylor is the author, most recently, of Spinning on the Axis of Evil: America’s War Against Iraq.  Part One of this piece appeared in the January 2005 issue of Chronicles.

Latest by Scott Taylor in Chronicles

  • February 2005

    Five Days in Hell, Part Two

    As dusk approached, we were offered a final meal of flat bread, roast chicken, and tomatoes. The maniacal little leader came to watch us eat, all the while aiming his gun at us.

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  • Five Days in Hell, Part One
    January 2005

    Five Days in Hell, Part One

    It was nearly dusk on September 7, when we arrived at the outskirts of Tal Afar, Iraq. On the main highway to Mosul, about a dozen Iraqi policemen at a checkpoint were supervising a frightened exodus of civilian refugees.

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