look over there!   

eltigrechico:

The federal government is telling you to be afraid of ISIS, a group of ‘terrorists’ who have declared themselves Iraq’s new government, 7 thousand miles away.

This is the same federal government who arms it’s nations police with military equipment (you’re at least 8 times more likely to be…

35 Countries Where the U.S. Has Supported Fascists, Drug Lords and Terrorists   

lillabet:

"The U.S. is backing Ukraine’s extreme right-wing Svoboda party and violent neo-Nazis whose armed uprising paved the way for a Western-backed coup. Events in the Ukraine are giving us another glimpse through the looking-glass of U.S. propaganda wars against fascism, drugs and terrorism. The ugly reality behind the mirror is that the U.S. government has a long and unbroken record of working with fascists, dictators, druglords and state sponsors of terrorism in every region of the world in its elusive but relentless quest for unchallenged global power.  

"Behind a firewall of impunity and protection from the State Department and the CIA, U.S. clients and puppets have engaged in the worst crimes known to man, from murder and torture to coups and genocide. The trail of blood from this carnage and chaos leads directly back to the steps of the U.S. Capitol and the White House. As historian Gabriel Kolko observed in 1988, ‘The notion of an honest puppet is a contradiction Washington has failed to resolve anywhere in the world since 1945.’ What follows is a brief A to Z guide to the history of that failure."

The countries listed in the article are Afghanistan, Albania, Argentina, Brazil, Cambodia, Chile, China, Colombia, Cuba, El Salvador, France, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Indonesia, Iran, Israel, Iraq, Korea, Laos, Libya, Mexico, Myanmar, Nicaragua, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, Panama, The Philippines, Syria, Uruguay, Yugoslavia, and Zaire.

(via priceofliberty)