Terrorism: Why they want to kill us

Huffington Post
by Doug Bandow


No doubt, some terrorists hope to reestablish the caliphate or knock Madonna off of television. But most anti-American terrorists appear to be motivated by something much more mundane: responding to U.S. government depredations in their own nations and other Muslim lands. Unfortunately, the Obama administration appears to be as clueless as its predecessor. After Shahzad’s arrest U.S. officials raced to Islamabad to urge Pakistan to do more to stop terrorism. But Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi said simply: ‘This is a blowback. This is a reaction. And you could expect that’...


Informant: Thomas L. Knapp


And It's One, Two, Three, What Are We Fighting For?

Randall Amster J.D., Ph.D., Truthout: "It was 1967, and the world was on fire. War at home and abroad demonstrably began to rear its head, and long-held American values of moral exceptionalism and widespread prosperity were rapidly destabilizing. A Democratic president escalated warfare half a world away, and the generals offered red-herring rationales about resource control and the necessity of finishing the job in order to defeat evil."



Users Status

You are not logged in.

Recent Updates

Will Turkey Sever Ties...
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad says the current tension...
rudkla - 24. Sep, 10:49
Merkel macht Stuttgart...
BUND: „Die Baukosten schießen in die Höhe, die Bauplanung...
rudkla - 22. Sep, 05:25
War Is Murder
http://www.lewrockwell.com /kwiatkowski/kwiatkowski25 6.html The...
rudkla - 21. Sep, 09:16
The surge in defense...
Independent Institute by Winslow T. Wheeler 09/18/10 Accordi ng...
rudkla - 21. Sep, 09:12
Amid flooding, CIA resumes...
MSNBC 08/23/10 After a little-noticed, weeks long...
rudkla - 21. Sep, 09:07




Online for 6618 days
Last update: 24. Sep, 10:49


Animal Protection - Tierschutz
Australia - Australien
Big Brother - NWO
Civil Rights - Buergerrechte - Politik
Cuts in Social Welfare - Sozialabbau
Disclaimer - Haftungsausschluss
Environment Protection - Umweltschutz
Forest - Wald
Genetic Engineering - Genmanipulation
Global Warming - Globale Erwaermung
Health - Gesundheit
Human Rights - Menschenrechte
... more
Subscribe Weblog