Originally Posted by mhgaffney
No -- you are seeing what you want to see. We are bringing some Muslim leaders to their knees.
We took out Ghaddafi because he violated our unspoken rule that all oil producers must trade in US dollars. Ghaddafi was selling oil in exchange for gold. Sadam started accepting Euros.
Meanwhile - other US client dictatorships continue as before -- Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Quatar, Dubai etc.
I agree 100% Play ball with the USA = you get to stay in power for a little while longer. Don't play ball with the USA and you get destoryed. Sorry Gaff but at what time in America was it not our policy to act in such a way?
We are bullies get over it.