Threatens War on Humanity
By Stephen Lendman
September 11, 2014 "ICH"
Permanent war is official US policy. Obama is
the latest in a long line of rogue warrior
multiple direct and proxy wars. He’s done so
throughout his tenure.
lots more death and destruction in mind. More on
America’s culture is violent. It’s always been
this way. It glorifies wars in the name of
the highest homicide among Western nations by
Civilian gun ownership is out-of-control.
Proliferation leaves everyone vulnerable. Many
inner city communities are virtual war zones.
It’s unsafe to be in the wrong place at the
100,000 Americans are annual gun violence
victims. Each fatality leaves two others
Countless others are irreparably harmed.
Militarized cops make their own rules. They
brutalize and kill with impunity. Blacks,
Latinos and ethnic minorities are targets of
whatever is done to curb things. The right to
bear arms assures using them irresponsibly.
commonplace throughout America. It’s mostly
because Washington claims a divine right to
advance its imperium.
Parenti calls imperialism “the process whereby
the dominant investor interests in one country
bring to bear military and financial power upon
another country in order to expropriate the
land, labor, capital, natural resources,
commerce, and markets of that other country.”
claims might justifies right to do it. To carve
up whole continents for profit.
Destroying countries to save them. Raping and
pillaging them. Stealing their resources.
Exploiting their people.
Claiming exceptionalism and moral superiority.
Forcing its ways on others.
Proliferating violence and instability. Doing it
globally. Spreading the Big Lie about America
Benefitting monied interests over populist ones.
Waging permanent wars in the name of peace.
“Pav(ing) The Road To War With (Big) Lies,” says
Paul Craig Roberts.
world dominance. Replacing independent
governments with pro-Western stooge regimes.
war with Russia. Risking global war in the
process. Threatening humanity’s survival.
September 5, the White House Office of the Press
Secretary headlined ”Remarks
by President Obama at NATO Summit Press
called things today “a time of transition (and)
testing.” He claimed “NATO’s combat mission in
Afghanistan is coming to an end” despite America
intending permanent control of its Eurasian
irresponsibly accused Russia of “aggression
against Ukraine.” He claimed it “threatens our
vision of a Europe that is whole, free and at
unexplained Washington’s full responsibility for
Ukraine’s crisis conditions. It’s wanting all
former Russian republics and Warsaw pact
countries made NATO members.
wanting US bases encircling Russia and China.
It’s wanting long-range multiple warhead nuclear
missiles targeting their heartlands.
wanting unchallenged first-strike capability.
It’s risking humanity-destroying global war in
dominates NATO. It defrays 75% of its budget. It
calls the shots.
bullies, pressures and bribes less belligerent
members to support its imperial agenda.
wants increasing amounts for global militarism.
Dominant NATO nations deplore peace. The
Alliance’s mission is war-making.
Readiness Action Plan and Rapid Response Force
Russian Federation’s Foreign Ministry called its
Wales summit “hardly surprising.” NATO “cannot
change its genetic code by definition,” it said.
“(I)nterfering in the affairs of foreign states
did not emerge yesterday or today.”
results “graphically demonstrated that
(US-dominated NATO) has been striving for
military domination in Europe in violation of
the agreements on the importance of a system of
equitable and indivisible security for the
Washington and rogue NATO partners want
“eastward expansion.” They want military might
on Russia’s borders.
strategy has been around a long time. The
Ukrainian crisis became pretext for greater
Alliance is fully united in support of Ukraine’s
sovereignty,” said Obama.
stole it. Ukraine is its newest colony.
Neo-Nazi-infested fascists replaced democrats.
expect Obama to explain. Or that US-controlled
Ukraine threatens Russia’s heartland.
NATO is a war-making alliance. An imperial tool.
A freedom-crushing monster.
machine for the manufacture of mass slaughter,
destruction and human misery. It’s humanity’s
wants NATO made a global police force. “(T)he
door to (Alliance) membership remains open to
nations that can meet our high standards,” he
include willingness to wage imperial wars.
Ignoring rule of law principles.
Crushing democratic values. Trashing human and
civil rights. Serving monied interests over
subservient pro-Western puppet states. Inventing
enemies when none exist.
Supporting America’s imperial agenda. Risking
nuclear war with Russia in the process.
it assures war to end all wars. It means nuclear
winter. It’s mushroom-shaped cloud denouement.
It’s ending life on earth.
1998, US Space Command: Vision for 2020
discussed America’s grand strategy.
2000, DOD Joint Vision 2020 called for “full
spectrum dominance” over all land, surface and
sub-surface sea, air, space, electromagnetic
spectrum and information systems.
so with enough overwhelming power to fight and
win global wars against any adversary. Nuclear
and other mass destruction weapons would be used
1961, General Curtis LeMay believed nuclear war
with Soviet Russia was inevitable. He wanted
thousands of warheads launched preemptively.
called retaliation against major US cities a
small price to pay. At the same time, General
Lyman Lemnitzer urged a surprise nuclear attack
Kennedy stormed out of a National Security
Council meeting discussing it. He wanted none of
it. “And we call ourselves the human race,” he
Eisenhower warned against the
military-industrial complex’s “acquisition of
unwarranted influence. The potential for the
disastrous rise of misplaced power exists and
will persist,” he said.
is addicted to war. They rage one after another
or in multiples. They’re not about spreading
humanitarian intervention. Or responsibility to
protect. Or eliminating terrorist threats. Or
making the world safe for humanity.
was never beautiful. It’s no “land of the free
and home of the brave.”
serial killer. A war on humanity monster. An
out-of-control rogue state. An ideologically
over-the-top evil empire.
spends more on militarism, barbarism and global
wars than the rest of the world combined.
White House chief of staff/current Chicago mayor
Rahm Emanuel calls it being “cold-blooded about
the self-interests of your nation.”
without end define America’s agenda. It lets war
profiteers gorge at the public trough.
empowers America’s lunatic fringe over cooler
heads. It risks the unthinkable.
risks turning planet earth into an uninhabitable
wasteland. It proves higher intelligence does
more harm than good.
considers Big Lies about Ukraine, nonexistent
terror threats, and letting NATO rampage
globally “the right thing to do” for America.
millions want responsible governance. They want
peace, equity and justice. They want what
America wages wars to prevent.
Stephen Lendman lives in Chicago. He can be
email@example.com. His new book
as editor and contributor is titled “Flashpoint
in Ukraine: US Drive for Hegemony Risks WW III.”
Visit his blog site at sjlendman.blogspot.com.
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