A ghastly spectacle

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August 1, 2011
Independent Institute
by Anthony Gregory  
Posted in Commentary

"It seems Congressional Republicans are hesitant to approve the small defense spending cuts proposed by Democrats. Anything that reduces funding for the U.S. empire, you see, is bound to make Republicans recoil much like vampires who have caught a glimpse of a crucifix dangling on a prospective victim’s neck. Surely, they would never approve cutting the military back to its funding levels from the end of the Bush administration—that would be most reckless. Yet when all the smoke clears, what are we looking at here?" (07/31/11)


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