Want to stop the Occupy Movement in its tracts? Start a war. That's right! Cherry pick the data, whip it into a mainstream media froth and let Israel take the lead in bombing Iran. We've got their back along with some winks and nods from China and Russia. I kid you not, this plan was openly discussed and planned in congressional meetings almost two years ago. Things got delayed (perhaps due the the Arab Spring), but now America is experiencing a winter of discontent, so the plans are moving forward.
Prepping Americans for an Iran War
As the American/Israeli war drums beat more loudly over Iran, the U.S. public is being told that this time the warnings about nuclear weapons are right, that no one should listen to Iranian denials, that ratcheting up tensions toward war is the only way. But William Blum recalls the similar false certainty about Iraq.
By William Blum
There’s no letup, is there? The preparation of the American mind, the world mind, for the next gala performance of D&D — Death and Destruction. The Bunker Buster bombs are now 30,000 pounds each one, six times as heavy as the previous delightful model..
But the Masters of War still want to be loved; they need for you to believe them when they say they have no choice, that Iran is the latest threat to life as we know it, no time to waste.
The preparation of minds was just as fervent before the invasion of Iraq in March 2003. And when it turned out that Iraq did not have any kind of arsenal of weapons of mass destruction (WMD) … well, our power elite found other justifications for the invasion, and didn’t look back. Some berated Iraq: “Why didn’t they tell us that? Did they want us to bomb them? Read more at Consortium News
All eyes on Israel after second Iranian blast
- The Australian
- December 03, 2011