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  •  I wonder if Hillary is sorry for the (22+ / 0-)

    …disastrous clusterfuck she caused in Libya -- talk about depraved:

    Obama's Women Advisers Pushed War Against Libya

    We’d like to think that women in power would somehow be less pro-war, but in the Obama administration at least it appears that the bellicosity is worst among Hillary Clinton, Susan Rice and Samantha Power. All three are liberal interventionists, and all three seem to believe that when the United States exercises military force it has some profound, moral, life-saving character to it.

    Far from it.

    The troika pushed Obama into accepting the demands of neoconservatives, such as Joe Lieberman, John McCain and The Weekly Standard's Bill Kristol, along with various other liberal interventionists outside the administration, such as John Kerry. The rode roughshod over the realists in the administration.

    The press is full of reports about how Clinton, Rice and Power pushed Obama to war. The New York Times, citing insiders, reports that Obama shifted to intervention in Libya only under pressure from the trio: “The change became possible, though, only after Mrs. Clinton joined Samantha Power, a senior aide at the National Security Council, and Susan Rice, Mr. Obama’s ambassador to the United Nations, who had been pressing the case for military action, according to senior administration officials speaking only on condition of anonymity.”

    http://www.thenation.com/...

    Benghazi is only the beginning of the payback the US is going to suffer from that fuck up.

    Now the former "Libyan" rebels are marching on Bagdad, with their US-provided weapons.

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