posted on Mar, 10 2011 @ 07:14 PM
reply to post by ModernAcademia
It's actually pretty scary how quickly people forget how many things the government said in regards to Iran and Afghanistan that simply weren't true
or panned out.
A crisis comes along where some 'arab' or 'muslim' leader is being mean, saying something mean, or is suspected of something mean, and before you
know it 3/4 of the nation is making excuses as to why we should bomb them or invade them or sanction them, because this time, this time is
In no way shape or form is Afghanistan or Iraq better off for the invasions there, I don't care how many schools, or hospitals or Jesus coloring
books you want to point too, if someone blew up half the buildings on your block, left radioactive depleted uranium shells laying all over yoru
neighborhood, and accidentally killed some of your friends and loved ones in the process, I don't think a new school or a hospital is exactly what
would make it all alright in your mind.
Yet we really imagine it does make it all alright in our minds!
They are beating the war drums in Washington again, driving the unrest through intelligence agencies and the Internet in most of these nations, and I
have little doubt that Libya is now on the U.S. Hit Parade List.
We really need to put a stop to all the killing that is being done in our names.
One way or another.
Star and flag.