Posted by: quiscus | July 7, 2012

July 7, 2012

. “Purported human rights concerns from the U.S. Government are virtually always weapons used to undermine governments which the U.S. dislikes for completely unrelated reasons (usually because those nation’s governments defy U.S. decrees), and instantly disappear whenever it comes to governments which comply with those decrees (“I really consider President and Mrs. Mubarak to be friends of my family” – Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, March 2, 2009; “the President and the [Saudi] King reaffirmed the strong partnership between the United States and Saudi Arabia” — White House Readout of the President’s Call with King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia, October 12, 2011; “US resumes arms sales to Bahrain. Activists feel abandoned” — Christian Science Monitor, May 14, 2012; “Israeli settlements: US vetoes UNSC resolution” — BBC, February 19, 2011). Kudos to Nuland for acknowledging this, even if it was forced and sarcastic.”

2. “Is the Bible a Threat to National Security?

A military Bible paints war as religious devotion. What could go wrong? ”


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