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The US has always been used by factions playing off against each other. One taxi driver spent a couple of years in Guantanamo cos another driver reckoned he'd stolen a fare, so grassed him up. Half the people in Abu Ghraib were there cos of score settling.

this isn't new. what's awful is that the US still hasn't learnt a damn thing about how to behave when it's "winning" hearts and minds. But then again this isn't about h&m, it's about throwing your weight around cos you're "america" (f"ck yea !!) and you can do what you like when you like to whom you like and nobody will ever give a damn.

keep to the Fen Causeway

by Helen (lareinagal at yahoo dot co dot uk) on Mon Mar 30th, 2009 at 04:52:51 PM EST
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