The “war on terror”, due to its elusive nature as a war with blurry and unachievable objectives, has resulted in the west fighting an “endless war”.
In the second installment of the '"What Are The Prospects For Peace?" interview series, Colonel Lawrence Wilkerson speaks on the realities of the international power struggle unfolding in real time.
Bertrand Russell's keen insights into the destructive potential of a nuclear war drove him to campaign for the complete elimination of these weapons of mass horror.
We must learn to be skeptical of both our political leaders and our mass media, when they give us reasons for going to war.
The attacks were used by interventionist pundits in English speaking countries as an excuse to postpone the end of the almost 20 year NATO occupation.
“A day after the United States withdrew from one of the most costly wars in history, the absolute LAST thing congressional representatives should be doing is increasing the Pentagon budget.”
“Our $21 trillion investment in militarism has cost far more than dollars.”
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But 20 years later, the U.S is still counting the human cost and financial cost.
The U.S. troop withdrawal from Afghanistan should force a reckoning with a long history of military intervention.