Lent in a warmaking empire

Mar. 12, 2010
By Art Laffin

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Commentary
We live in a warmaking empire, where war is being waged indiscriminately in order to control and acquire resources — namely oil in Iraq, and natural gas and oil in Afghanistan and the Caspian Sea. The U.S. continues to create mass violence in Afghanistan, bringing death to countless innocent Afghan civilians and nearly 1,000 U.S. soldiers. The United States has also increased its military intervention in Pakistan and Yemen. According to the Pakistani newspaper, The News (Feb. 2, 2010), U.S. drone attacks killed 123 civilians in January 2010. (more…)

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