Iraq: “Cockfighting is my favourite sport, more than football”

Repost “Cockfighting is an Individual Liberty. Cockfighting is a personal decision. Not a legal debate.” – Gameness til the End Cockfighting in Iraq: a different kind of battle AFP | 12th April, 2012 0 BAGHDAD: Iraq is no stranger to battles, but this is not one fought with rifles and rockets: when the bell sounds,…

Iraq: Cockfighting with Saddam Hussein

Repost “Cockfighting is an Individual Liberty. Cockfighting is a personal decision. Not a legal debate.” – Gameness til the End Cockfighting rules the roost in Iraq Tuesday 02 December 2003 Entertainment-starved Iraqis are increasingly turning to cockfighting – a pastime that has been part of the country’s fabric for centuries. Though tolerated by Saddam Hussein,…

Iraq: Cradle of Civilization and Centuries of Cockfighting

Repost “Cockfighting is an Individual Liberty. Cockfighting is a personal decision. Not a legal debate.” – Gameness til the End Cockfighting in Erbil, Iraq Daniel C. Britt A cockfight is a blood sport between two roosters (cocks), held in a ring called a cockpit. Cockfighting is now illegal throughout most the United States, Brazil and…