5 July, 2011 — Information Clearing House
Perpetual Motion: Why the War Machine Keeps on Running
By Franklin C. Spinney
Today, the United States is locked in a throes of perpetual war, and our politics are dominated by its political handmaiden, perpetual fear. If you doubt this, just think about the recent expansion of drone assaults to Libya and Somalia or your next invasive pat down in an airport or the continuation of the onerous Patriot Act.