This Girl's Voice
Thursday, February 13, 2003
might i suggest Gore Vidal's latest book "Dreaming War: Blood for Oil and the Cheney-Bush Junta", containing a collection of articles and essay's he's written over the past 8 yrs.;
paticularly chilling if not downright prophetic, is the last paragraph in Chapter 1 written on Jan.15, 2001 for The Nation:
"Expect a small war or two in order to keep military appropriations flowing. There will also be tax relief for the very rich......The military -- Cheney, Powel, et al.-- will be calling the tune, and the whole nation will be on constant alert, for, James Baker has already warned us, Terrorism is everywhere on the march".
••if a Dove cries in the Senate, will anybody hear it?••
Senator Robert Byrd spoke today on the Senate floor in Congress and echoed what i believe to be the thoughts and concerns of a majority of North American citizens -- citizens who have so far been consistently misrepresented by skewed polls, marginalized by the media and deemed irrelevant by the Bush administration.
"To contemplate war is to think about the most horrible of
posted by voxpopgirl | 2/13/2003