posted on Apr, 19 2011 @ 11:28 AM
Its funny because some people will be shocked by this.
Ive been saying this since day one. People are always wondering "why are we in Iraq?" " Why are we in the middle east to begin with?!"
Its always been a simple answer to me. You go where the oil is, if we want to remain a superpower for years to come, we need to secure resources for
In my mind, it probably went something like this:
A:"Sir, our dollar is failing, and soon we will be facing diminishing resources, and a weakened dollar will make it difficult to keep our economy
from collapsing. We need to make a move into the Middle East before the rest of the world realizes its vast resources, if we position ourselves in the
middle east now, we will be able to manipulate fuel costs.
B: But how can we possibly get the american people on board with a full scale war over resources? We need a reason to go to war that everyone can get
A: Quite simple sir, we will tell them we're looking for terrorists.