America is waging war in more than 32 nations and NOBODY wants to talk about it.
“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.
“I am terrified by this dark thing That sleeps in me; All day I feel its soft, feathery turnings, its malignity.”
― Sylvia Plath
On Monday, the Supreme Court reinstated a ban on residents of eight countries — six of them with a Muslim majority.
“Humankind has not woven the web of life. We are but one thread within it. …All things are bound together. All things connect.”
– Chief Seattle
If we look at American foreign policy under Bill Clinton, George W. Bush, Barack Obama and Donald John Trump… what strikes the non-partisan observer is a sense of continuity – and an escalating aggressiveness.
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.