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Iraq war: how much?

US$100, 000 is being spent to kill Iraqis … per MINUTE.

That’s a helluva lot in an illegal and immoral war. Its a helluva lot while the casualties are no longer being counted as reported by Dahr Jamail.

And a helluva lot while a decent health care system in the US and natural disaster preparations like Hurricane Katrina go down the drain.

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This entry was posted on 10 October, 2006 by in Boycotts, Empire, War and Terror, International Relations, Iraq, Race, US Foreign Policy, USA.

Timely Reminders

"Those who crusade, not for God in themselves, but against the devil in others, never succeed in making the world better, but leave it either as it was, or sometimes perceptibly worse than what it was, before the crusade began. By thinking primarily of evil we tend, however excellent our intentions, to create occasions for evil to manifest itself."
-- Aldous Huxley

"The only war that matters is the war against the imagination. All others are subsumed by it."
-- Diane DiPrima, "Rant", from Pieces of a Song.

"It is difficult
to get the news from poems
yet men die miserably every day
for lack
of what is found there"
-- William Carlos Williams, "Asphodel, That Greeny Flower"