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  •  People were propagandized into 2 wars, into (6+ / 0-)

    tossing aside the 1st and the 4th Amendments, and into accepting torture and other atrocities in their name.   Think of what people could be convinced to do in the face of an actual threat.

    Obviously, that propaganda was propounded in favor of the MIC and its sick sibling, the Security Industrial Complex.  There is no comparable power center that has a vested interest in saving the planet.  Then again, I thought the whole point of 2008 was to mobilize the people to create a rival power center.

    Some men see things as they are and ask why. I dream of things that never were and ask why not?

    by RFK Lives on Mon Mar 31, 2014 at 12:28:06 PM PDT

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