Aug 29, 2013 — The former defense secretary, who led the Pentagon when the U.S. went to war with Iraq, is critical of how the current administration is handling the run-up to what are expected to be military strikes on targets in Syria.
Sep 12, 2011 — Krugman wrote that "the memory of 9/11 has been irrevocably poisoned" by President George W. Bush and others. Rumsfeld, Bush's Defense secretary, is angry.
Feb 14, 2011 — In an interview with NPR, former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld suggested others were more responsible for mistakes he has long been blamed for — from the failure to deploy enough U.S. troops to capture Osama bin Laden in Afghanistan, to committing too few troops to Iraq.
Feb 10, 2011 — NPR's Don Gonyea heard the terms "murderous scum" and "Cheney for president." Rumsfeld was on the public schedule; Cheney wasn't. Whenever heckling started, part of the crowd tried to shout them down with "USA! USA! USA!"
Feb 8, 2011 — The former defense secretary says he offered to resign, and should have done so, after photos emerged of the abuses done to Iraqi prisoners by U.S. personnel at the Abu Ghraib prison in Baghdad.
Feb 3, 2011 — The former defense secretary tells his side of events. And he says that President George W. Bush ordered a review of plans for war with Iraq two weeks after the 9/11 attacks.