Whereas the 1,000th American soldier has fallen in February 2010, the ninth year of the Afghanistan War,
Whereas the precious lives of 5,378 American soldiers killed in the Afghanistan and Iraq Wars are irreplaceable,
Whereas the murder of nearly 3,000 civilians on September 11, 2001, was a heinous terrorist act,
Whereas nothing can remove the pain and anguish of over 8,000 American families these deaths have maimed, no matter how many terrorists and Al-Qaeda members are killed,
Whereas the deaths of countless innocent Iraqi, Afghan, and Pakistani civilians, often referred to as “collateral damage,” can only cause more aggression and future blowback on American soldiers and civilians,
Pity the imperialists. They’re damned if they do, and they’e damned if they don’t. Pity the American people even more — they’re the ones who will ultimately pay the price of all this imperial folly.
How the Washington leaders and national media who lied us into war with Iraq are more than willing to do the same with Iran.
What if tomorrow morning you woke up to headlines that yet another Chinese drone bombing on US soil killed several dozen ranchers in a rural…