If you wish to know more about humanity, pick up a world history book and scan it quickly. You will see that it is merely a timeline of ethnic, religious and political factions fighting against each other for power and control of turf. And the leaders of these factions are always supported by an emotionally conditioned group of patriotic puppets called the masses.
How sad it is to see these human beasts feed from the troughs of hatred, especially when they don’t seem to understand that flags, anthems, religion and rhetoric are the main ingredients of the slop.
It follows, does it not, that the true interest of the American government in Iraq is dictatorship – and emperorship of the world, if possible.
Bill Randall, Winthrop