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teh_klev · 2018-04-08 · Original thread
I apologise if this sounds a wee bit snippy but I think you need to read some history books to find out what the US and western friends were getting up to prior to Bush Jr's time in office. Here's a couple of suggestions:

Have a look for books on the US's covert (and slightly less covert) activities in Central and South America.

harshreality · 2013-08-21 · Original thread
He felt he was sent around the world not to protect his country's freedom or safety, but government and corporate interests.

There's nothing new about that. (by Gen. Smedley Butler) (by Stephen Kinzer)

xster · 2012-01-06 · Original thread
Nothing new here... more of the same since many decades. Check and now Libya and Syria while ignoring the most likely more oppressive US ally Saudi Arabia.

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