When pro-war candidates like Trump or Clinton win… we end up spending trillions killing millions for the people who benefit: the richest 5% in the nation, bankers, insurance cartels, munitions firms, war-profiteers and the corporate elite.
“Trump’s parsimonious attacks on the CIA may be seen as showboating or the Pentagon and the CIA may take his hubris more seriously.”
“Clinton, Obama and Trump share remarkably similar military ambitions. Their platforms include ongoing wars, profiteering, invasions and unnecessary wars of aggression against increasing numbers of smaller and less powerful nations.”
“We used the Saudis to deliver these bombs. We sold them the bombs. We sold them the planes. We provided air support for the Saudi’s using American planes to drop American bombs. We also trained the pilots.”
CIA and military resources are used to destabilize, invade, attack and terrorize smaller and poorer nations, selling arms to both sides of needless conflicts and avoidable wars.
It is not a small thing that President Obama has claimed he has the right to murder anyone, anywhere, anytime for any reason or without providing any reason at all. A more pressing issue is that Obama has exercised this “right of kings” to murder innocent Americans who committed no crime. Why is this OK?
” American foreign policy has become a global assassination program, using bombs, drones and CIA and pentagon espionage to attack smaller and less powerful nations for profit.”
Strike Debt Portland is in solidarity with the national movement Strike Debt, striving to abolish all forms of illegitimate debt.
“Bernie is just the same as nearly every other US politician. He’s an imperialist. He thinks it’s America’s job to play Team America: World Police. Using our tax dollars, he has joined with warmongers in both political parties and condoned – directly or indirectly – some of the most gruesome US foreign policy decisions in decades.”
“… It has become challenging to keep up with all the ways in which the president has not only embraced, but expanded and institutionalized, George W. Bush’s most radical policies.”