by Stephen Lendmen from his blog, here
Democracy in America is pure fantasy, the way it’s been from
inception. Self-serving privileged interests run things. It’s never been
any other way.
Ordinary people have no say whatever. Voting is a
waste of time when results always turn out the same way. Governance by
both right wings of America’s one-party state largely ignores what
matters to them most.
Polls show public opinion overwhelmingly
opposed to endless wars, other military interventionism, and military
aid to other countries.
is by far the largest recipient, funds received used for aggression and
state terror, not defense. The same goes for Egypt, Colombia, and other
A poll last November by J. Wallin Opinion
Research showed over 86% of respondents against foreign military
interventions – 57% calling military aid abroad counterproductive...
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