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Greatly expanded U.S. military Special Ops teams, U.S. drone strikes
and private espionage networks run by former CIA assassins create a threat
to our security.
"[General McChrystal says that] for every innocent person you kill,
you create 10 new enemies." --
"The Runaway General," Rolling Stone, 6/22/10
The U.S. has conducted assassination programs in the Third
World for decades, but the actual killing -- though directed and financed
by the C.I.A. -- has been largely left to local paramilitary and police forces.
This has now has changed dramatically.
What is unprecedented today is the vast number of Americans directly
assassinating Muslims -- through greatly expanded U.S. military Special
Operations teams, U.S. drone strikes and private espionage networks
run by former CIA assassins and torturers.