Protest against NATO-war in Libya… Yesterday there was a protest against the NATO-war (with an UN-mandate) in Libya.
‘France: 35% of Libyan oil – rebels accepted in exchange for their unconditional support against the regime of Gaddafi.’ – Did Libyan rebels have secret oil deals with France?
Sarkozy: NATO To Continue To Bomb Libya Into Total Submission, Rubble
”Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired signifies, in the final sense, a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed…. We pay for a single fighter plane with a half million bushels of wheat. We pay for a single destroyer with new homes that could have housed more than 8,000 people.” (Dwight David Eisenhower, April 16, 1953)
Three days after an international military coalition intervened in Libya, the cost to U.S. taxpayers has reached the hundreds of millions of dollars and continues to climb. http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/libya-military-intervention-costs-us-taxpayers-millions-dollars/story?id=13193525
Nearly 20 percent of America’s children–and 13 percent of all Americans–live in poverty. http://www.brookings.edu/topics/u-s-poverty.aspx