l e t f r e e d o m r i n g is an interactive audio interface that invites users to create sound collages using clips from the news on March 18, 2003, the day that the United States began to bomb Iraq, leading to the Iraq War.
on the morning of march 18, 2003, the united states, along with british military support, were poised for what would be the first official attack on iraq - begining a full-scale war in the middle east.
this project was constructed at approximately 1 p.m. est on march 18th. the words you will hear in this project are broken pieces of all headlines from cnn.com on that date, at that approximate time.
this was america on the brink of war.
use this project to create your own musical/spoken word sentiment about the current situation in iraq.