Originally published at http://www.commondreams.org/views/2020/10/12/afghanistan-19-years-war
After the Viet Nam occupation ended the military industrial complex’s revenues were reduced so they morphed into the military industrial media infotainment complex (MIMIC) whose mission is to assure there as as many eternal occupations and wars as possible to provide them an eternal revenue stream and that anybody questioning the funding for is immediately demonized as unpatriotic.
This is what an Empire in decline looks like.
Join me in praying for a rapid one
Humanity is doomed when groups like “Voices for Creative Nonviolence UK” are still drinking the 9/11 and Osama Bin Laden official Kool-aide, 19 years after it was served up.
The Military of the United States needs to be Gelded. The military budgets need to be slashed radically…by 90%…Nuclear weapons must be abolished…overseas bases shut down… Geld them all.
Thank you, Maya Evans, for this report. These are the important things we need to focus on. All the negative personality cult of the Drumpster is a counterproductive distraction.
And I agree with the above posters. Expose the lie of 9/11, and the whole imperial house of cards falls down.
The solutions are Spiritual in nature .
War is a downward spiral creating only mayhem, poverty more death and endless anguish.
The author left out Lithium mining and The Military protecting the poppy fields .