VIDEO: L'ONU et Haïti; Le complexe militaro-industrio-Congressioniste; Le système bancaire et Dick Cheney
.VIDEO: L'ONU et Haïti; Le complexe militaro-industrio-Congressioniste; Le système bancaire et Dick Cheney
The other Bush regime change
In 2004, democratically elected Jean-Betrand Aristide was kidnapped by US and Canadian forces in the middle of a coup attempt and taken to "safety" in
Aristide was elected by wide margins twice and thousands protested Aristide's removal and demanded democratic elections that included him as a candidate.
This is how protestors, mostly from poor neighborhoods, were treated by UN "peacekeepers."
Among other things, Aristide is the author of the book The Eyes of the Heart: Seeking a Path for the Poor in the Age of Globalization, which used
In it Aristide specifically points out problems with the World Bank and the IMF in creating larger problems within Haitian society and the economy.
Why We Fight
How the military-industrial complex is destroying
It's kind of surprising, but assuming Eisenhower really believed and fought for these things, then if Brasscheck TV were a person, Brasscheck would an Eisenhower Republican.
I read somewhere that Eisenhower originally wanted to call the
"Military-Industrial Complex" the "Military-Congressional-Industrial Complex."
I wish he had.
This footage comes from an excellent documentary called "Why We Fight."
Unfortunately, it could also be called "Why We're F***ed"
On the other hand, the biggest part of the problem is sheer ignorance and that is curable.
This was taken from the TV show "Newstopia" (Season 2, Episode 3, aired 12 March 2008). I'm uploading this to celebrate the launch of the third season of the show. This is one of my favourite moments from the second season.
Can't we just hang him now and get it over with?