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Brief excerpts from commentary on a Kirk Nielsen article as found on Alternet.org
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In this black night we honor the coming of the light. It seems everyone around me is struggling for answers to the obvious corruption of our nation at every level of existence. I will use this time to pray for the solidarity of all people of our planet. Please, open your eyes to your divine natures and refuse to sell yourselves to polarized executive games and limited 'humanist' theories. The Fed, The Olympics, The Army, The Republican Party, and The Democratic Party are criminal corporate organizations and an insult to the intelligence of our children. We are the light. There is no escape from the truth.

ARTICLE (Doesn't even begin to diagnose the real extent of corruption):  link to www.alternet.org

COMMENTARY:

What gets to me is people thinking America was once a great country with a moral compass? When was that? I must have missed that part of history. From the massacres of Indians, to slavery, to Hiroshima, Vietnam, to its policies in Latin America, to its support for the creation of the terrorist state of Israel, to supporting the Shah of Iran, to supporting Saddam with intelligence and chemical weapons against the Iranian people, to these modern day Middle East debacles, America has by far the worst track record. They just have a very powerful propaganda machine to show they are the land of the free.

"We" stole half of Mexico by armed force -- the nice parts with rich deposits of gold and silver (and, as it turned out, oil -- though "we" didn't actually recognize that at the time.)

"We" made sure that "our" influence over Latin America was such that wealth would be steadily transferred from their countries to ours. "We" sent the Marines to Nicaragua, Haiti, & Guatemala often enough to insure that life in those countries would be a permanent living hell for most of the inhabitants. "We" imposed military dictatorships in almost every Central & South American country, stunting the aspirations of their people, & imposing conditions from which some of those countries will never recover. (So if some of the people want to escape from the living conditions in those countries, "we" had very much to do with creating those conditions.)

Interestingly, "we" started doing all this at the same time that "we" were exterminating the indigenous people here, AND using black slaves from Africa. What a loveable, righteous people "we" are, here in the "Land of the Free"!!

"We" came here somewhere in the early 1600s. "We" found this Promised Land, rich beyond imagination with fresh water and fertile earth and abundant game and timber for the felling. And to "our" further delight, it was largely uninhabited--if "we" didn't count the Red Ones.

"We" didn't see too many of them at first; they avoided our noise and the smoke from our fires, which were always too big. But soon enough, "we" were here in such numbers that they couldn't go around us anymore.

"We" were shocked--SHOCKED, I tell ya--that there were Savages in "our" Promised Land! So "we" set about exterminating them. "We" killed them whenever "we" saw them, "we" drove them from their land and their homes, "we" slaughtered their food supply and left the buffalo bodies to rot in the sun by the hundreds of acres. "We" gave them blankets full of smallpox, murdered their children and raped their women before "we" murdered them as well. "We" rounded them up into concentration camps and ate their food while they starved. "We" made them cut their hair, wear britches and beat them to death if they wouldn't speak "our" language.

"We" stole a whole fucking continent from them and paid them in Genocide.

Put away the American Exceptionalism and accept the fact that the "last ten decades" is perfectly consistent with everything The United States has ever been. Once you start from there you can the situation clearly and understand the depth of the task at hand.





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in addition to the regular 500 million or so a minute for the
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with distended bellies
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by their servants in boardrooms
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In 132 countries
In Every jungle
In Every tree
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