the name of clamping down on "terrorist uprisings" in
Meanwhile, terrorist threats on US interests may be more likely to originate from Pakistan, a country to which we have sent $10 billion.
we are placed in the difficult position of either continuing to support a
military dictator who has taken some blatantly un-Democratic courses of action,
or withdrawing support and angering this nuclear-capable country. The
administration is carefully negotiating this tight-rope by "reviewing
By the time he complies with the requests of the White House sufficiently to continue to receive his "allowance," courtesy of the American taxpayer, his mission will be accomplished. A more friendly Supreme Court will be installed and enough of the opposition party will be jailed or detained to assure an outcome of the elections that will meet with his approval. All the while, our administration lauds Musharraf as a trusted friend and ally.
So much for a War on Terror. So much for making the world safe for democracy.
trade means no sanctions against
we look at global situations today, the words of our founding fathers are
becoming more relevant daily. We need to understand that a simple,
humble foreign policy makes us less vulnerable and less targeted on the world