NORTH KOREAN "THREATS" TO WORLD PEACE CAN SELL MILITARTY
National Paranoia is the Irrational Fear that You're Being Threatened
Which is the more paranoid statement?
1. AMERICAN MEDIA: "North Korea is threatening to attack us with nuclear weapons,"
2. NORTH KOREAN MEDIA: "The United States is threatening to attack us with nuclear weapons."
Taking recent events in the U.S. and the Korean peninsula as evidence, while mostly ignoring historical context, the drift toward another American war in Asia can be seen as clearly as the ambiguous moves and countermoves of countries with no obvious motive for war might allow, producing headlines like this in the New York Times of April 4: