Paris: You Don’t Want to Read This

As the title suggests, many would prefer to not hear, they just want to know the ‘war on terror’ has been won. But they never will, if they don’t listen…
Reblogged, with thanks, from Counter Information.

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November 15, 2015 “Information Clearing House” –  You don’t want to read this, and I take no pleasure in writing it, and no one really wants to hear it right now. But I believe it needs to be said.

I join the world in grieving for the dead in Paris. I have grieved for the dead from 9/11 forward — the Australians who died in terror attacks on Bali in 2002, Londoners who died in terror attacks in 2005, the French citizens who died in the Charlie Hebdo attacks in January of this year, the Russians whose plane went down over the Sinai a week or so ago. So many more non-Western deaths barely noticed in the U.S. media. I grieve also for those killed in smaller attacks already smuggled deep into the obscurity of our memory.

Leave the Middle East alone. Stop creating more failed states. Stop…

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