How the War Depresses the U.S. Economy

by Len Hart, The Existentialist Cowboy

The cost of Bush’s war on Iraq, left to Obama to ‘finish’ and clean up, passed the one trillion dollar mark some time ago but has yet to support or prove the old lie that ‘wars are good for the economy’. Where is the evidence that the […]

Shoveling Shit in Louisiana?

by Len Hart, The Existentialist Cowboy

The mantra du jour is that Obama hasn’t undone ‘Bush’. Ergo –Obama is just as evil as is Bush, or Bush Sr, or Ronald Reagan. Not so and not possible! It’s a false analogy that misses the point; it is strategy designed to deflect attention from the […]

Conspiracies of Rich Men to Commit War Crimes and Aggression

by Len Hart, The Existentialist Cowboy The establishment derides conspiracies and, for awhile, it was fashionable to deny the existence of ‘conspiracies’. In fact, conspiracies are how things get done. Very little is accomplished by one person working alone. If what is to be accomplished is illegal, the ‘conspiracy’ is called a […]

How the Iraq War Destroyed the US Economy

by Len Hart, The Existentialist Cowboy Wars reduce the GDP, destroy jobs, reduce productivity, and increase the trade deficit! If wars are ‘bad’ for the economy, then how are they sold so easily? The quick response: they are sold with focus group tested bullshit!

There’s a ‘living’ in killing, we are told! There […]

All Out War Could Engulf World

Israel in ‘all-out war’ with Hamas

Israel has struck more than 300 Hamas targets since Saturday, its military said.

The raids have fueled demonstrations around the Middle East and Europe, and the U.N. Security Council has called for both sides to immediately end the violence. However, Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert […]

“The Armistice”: World War I ends on 11 November 1918 – Veterans Day 2008

The Cost Of War robs the world of its ability to pay the price of civilization. Learning to live WITH this planet is a much more noble cause than depopulating the planet of human life. […]

Terrible Anniversary Exploited

Seven years on, three big 9/11 lies

Article in Asia Times: HONG KONG – Dear, sweet Laura Bush told the biggest, baldest lie at last week’s Republican National Convention. “Let’s not forget,” the first lady said, “President [George W] Bush has kept the American people safe.”

Mrs Bush, your husband and his […]

OpEd: MSM Keeps Voters Mesmerized By Personalities Not Competence

The US news media has focused on the Hype and Circumstance of political celebrities and weather crisis to the tune of keeping America distracted. Personality wars mean ratings. Ratings mean advertising. AND advertising means money … that’s what its all about. So, American voters are still saturated with fluff and nonsense …

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Coming To A Neighborhood Near You

See any similarities? Man again imitates NATURE …

So, there you have it! Disasters have a common element. Humans! Whether Mother Nature starts it or Humans start it, the results are the same. People, their lives and their possessions are the casualties. Displaced people, […]

Pat Buchanan; McCain Will Make Cheney Look Like Gandhi

This new video by Aaron Hodgins Davis, Republicans and Military Men on John McCain, details GOP and military personnel who oppose the Iraq war and the possibility of war in Iran. They are speaking out against McCain for following in Bush’s hawkish footsteps. Pat Buchanan has said “McCain Will Make Cheney Look Like […]