Daily Archives: August 3, 2008

Soldiers Are Pawns In The President’s Wars

When they’re not busy destroying our military, creating propaganda or ordering our troops to slaughter innocent Iraqi’s, leaders of the U.S. Military in the Pentagon are busy covering up a smorgasbord of other atrocities committed both against and by our troops: being poisoned by illegally used radioactive weaponry, rape, and in some cases murder, of female troops by their male counterparts, contractors from Vice President Cheney’s previous employer killing and sickening our troops while making billions in profits, censoring the Iraq war so American’s don’t know the atrocities of it, ordering witnesses to ignore subpoenas to keep crimes covered up and numerous other atrocities committed against our troops by the Bush administration and the politicized Pentagon are detailed below.

Apparently our military leaders and the Bush administration believe, as Henry Kissinger once said, that “military men are just dumb, stupid animals to be used as pawns in Foreign Policy.”

Retired officers have reportedly been used — and are still being used by some of the corporate media outlets — to generate favorable news coverage of the Bush administration’s wartime performance. In other words, they’re illegally spreading propaganda for Bush and the Pentagon.

Obviously, the strain of two wars coupled with the threat of a third against Iran and possibly one more exacts a heavy toll on the U.S. military. Our brave men and women have enough to deal with without military leaders making their lives more difficult.

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