posted on Jun, 13 2014 @ 05:07 PM
I can only write from my Canadian perspective, lest I overstep my boundary/border.
I do not vote, and have not done so for years once I
discovered that no matter which "side" wins, the agenda is the same. For voting to make a difference, there would have to be no such thing as
bottomless pocketbooks of corporate lobbyists involved in the political arena.
I figure that with this being Father's Day weekend and all, I suppose Mr. Obama deserves to celebrate that just as much as any other Father - no
matter how many vacations he takes otherwise...and to be fair, I expect that his vacations also factor in work requirements and therefore are not the
downtime or relaxation we might assume.
Watching the US though, I do not understand why troops are in Iraq and other countries, when the conflicts are not their own. It is a fruitless
effort to attempt to effect change in a country run with different ideals altogether. Especially when it would make better sense to do more for their
I will however, suppose that there are greater reasons as to why the US continues to police other countries...and we are not privy to the true
agendas, as much as we can suppose otherwise. The media certainly isn't going to report the facts, at any rate.