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Our Health System is More Deadly Than Taliban

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The US Heath System Kills More US Veterans than the Taliban Does Our Combat Troops

The Obama Administration Never Defined the Mission.

After eight years nobody could produce a reason for being in Afghanistan. Osama bin Laden had left years ago.
Months ago, I suggested conscripting the health insurance executives and using them to replace our troops in Afghanistan.
Recently, the President vetoed four plans to reinforce the troops in Afghanistan.

Obama eyeing host of Afghan choices, Anne Gearan, AP

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By 19 December he will announce his new policy. Cut and run appeals to me, but I like my original plan better.
Since military spending constitutes 51% of our national budget, eliminating that could be a boon for our economy.
When I worked for the DoD, they insisted on a mission statement and a report on my project. To justify my fee, it was the least I could do.

It Is Disgusting, but the Corporations Own the Country

Long ago [1976] Frank Church's investigation found the real power rested with a 'second government' using COINTELPRO to control the media and public information. Between then and now the power of this 'government' has increased enormously. They have become so arrogant they openly kick sand in the public face. The citizens are so fearful they never mount a meaningful protest.
Would-be reformers hold back from directly confronting the real leaders. To do so might lead to a political death or a real one.
Merely changing the faces of the puppets, who claim to be in charge, changes nothing. Appeals to common sense, fair play and justice mean nothing to a brainwashed public.
Ideological purists like Dennis Kucinich provide excellent role models for children who never grow up. In "All the King's Men" Willie Stark said that good can only come from evil. Willie was a grown-up.
George Bush created a dictatorship as evil as can be. We have incorporated this evil everywhere. The right hands can employ this evil for reform.

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