…why we are stuck in Iraq, why we won’t be leaving, and why we will soon be bombing Iran into the Stone Age, even though none of that will do the vast majority of us anything but very bad. His explanation also covers why our debt-dependent, shell-game economy continues to barrel toward implosion, and why so many people are willing to ignore the warning signs in favor of scapegoating impoverished, foreign-born migrants. Read and weep, if you give two shits. If you don’t give two shits, then he is likely describing you:

American consumer culture has many working people believing that maybe, someday, they too will be rich, and besides, there are more important things to worry about, like keeping queers from recruiting their kids, or making sure that the Mexicans stay on their side of town, and don’t you know that you can save money by shopping at Wal-Mart?

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  1. Elmo says:

    Thought you might enjoy this…Y’all Chickenhawks to Me – by Elmo (MP3)(If you have trouble with the link right click and “save target as”)

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