“Uncle Sam, the Human Rights Hypocrite”

couldn’t say it better myself.

An Outsider's Sojourn II

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{Also see: US Admits It “Lost” 1,500 Immigrant Children, Handed Many of Them Directly To Human Traffickers and Pentagon Seeks $300 Million in Weapons for 65,000 US-Backed Forces (Terrorist Mercenaries) in Syria}

As far as the State Department, Washington and the nation’s reigning corporate, financial, and imperial power elite is concerned, the violations of the UD outlined at the outset of this article (and in my linked supplemental text) belong down George Orwell’s memory hole, consistent with the principle that history is written by and for the winners and Big Bother’s maxim: “He who controls the past controls the future. He who controls the present controls the past.”

It’s nothing remotely new or distinctive to the Trump era. The United States sees itself as an inherently splendid and humanitarian City on a Hill, fit to judge other nations, particularly those it deems as rivals and enemies, while…

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