“Since Theodore Roosevelt in 1904 declared the U.S.’s right to exercise an “international police power” in Latin America, the U.S. has cut deep wounds throughout the region, leaving scars that will last for generations to come.”
“An angel has no memory.”
Trump bankrupted 4 corporations and let taxpayers pick up the tab. Now he is bankrupting the government and nobody will be able to pick up the tab.
“Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free…”
In class struggles, there is a law of nature: No friction, no traction. Not one cent and not one vote for the parties of war and empire.
Genocide is as old as history. It has been a part of the human condition from the very beginning.
We do not know the exact number of people killed in the Americas. There was no one back in the time of Columbus compiling a census or doing a mass survey. However, we conclude that a figure of 50 to 75 million is reasonable.
“I am terrified by this dark thing That sleeps in me; All day I feel its soft, feathery turnings, its malignity.”
― Sylvia Plath
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.
No sane person can call this surrender to unprovoked, unnecessary and expanding wars… “good leadership.”