The Drums Beat Ever Louder
Here we go again. The call to make war on Iran is going out loud and clear.
Here we go again
Now that we have left Iraq, after ruining that country and thus leaving it ripe for civil war, the drums in America are beating ever more loudly to make war on Iran. Leon Panetta, America's Secretary of Defense, has been all over the Sunday (December 11 and December 18, 2011) morning news shows during the past couple of weeks, telling us that, regarding Iran, "all options are on the table." The powers that be see war as good for business. It fills the coffers of the military-industrial complex. It is the engine that runs our economy. The argument is that Iran is moving to create a nuclear weapon, despite all evidence to the contrary. This is, of course, eeerily remimniscent of the Bush administration telling us that Saddam had 'weapons of mass destruction' even though weapons inspectors had found no evidence of their existence. Stay tuned....