Tagged: bombs

Oiling the Wheels of Democracy

Oiling the Wheels of Democracy

France is ostensibly leading a coalition of nations, under UN resolution 1973, in an effort to push back against the “atrocities” of Colonel Muammar Gaddafi (spellings vary, gimme a break please) in Libya. The...

Funny country this

Funny country this

I watched as the Israelis broke the truce, Hamas launched rockets into Israel and Israel mindlessly bombed those living in Gaza. And for most part of the early hostilities (when has there not been...

Invisibly, the Merchants of Death Manipulate Our World

Invisibly, the Merchants of Death Manipulate Our World

Back in 1934, the year I was born, an American book called “The Merchants of Death: A Study of the International Arms Industry” caused quite a stir. Written by H.C. Engelbrecht and F.C. Hanighen,...