Reelect the “Fucking Crazies”? By William Bowles

16 September 2004

An essay I’ve just made available by Gabriel Kolko, The Lesser Evil posits the view that electing Kerry poses a greater threat to peace and stability in the world than reelecting the “fucking crazies” to quote Colin Powell. Kolko’s thesis rests on the premise that it’s military alliances that pose the greatest threat to the planet, hence reelecting the Bush Gang further erodes the possibility of alliances being maintained and developed. Without alliances, the US imperium is further weakened as the events of the past eighteen months have shown.

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