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Forum Post: Libya Hearing Info: US Taking Over Africa

Posted 5 years ago on Jan. 24, 2013, 9:02 a.m. EST by OTP (-203) from Tampa, FL
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" ...we don't have assets of any significance right now on the African continent. We're only building that up.

And so what do we need in Africa?

What countries will welcome us there, give us, both our military and civilian teams, a good, safe base out of which to operate?

So we're focusing just on Africa, and particularly North Africa right now"

Keep focusing on how many rounds are in a magazine while our government takes the entire planet down into a violent, corporate shithole.



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[-] 1 points by LeoYo (5909) 5 years ago

Mali, France, and Chickens

Thursday, 24 January 2013 09:57 By Conn Hallinan, Foreign Policy in Focus | News Analysis



"Fire in the Blood": Millions Die in Africa After Big Pharma Blocks Imports of Generic AIDS Drugs

Thursday, 24 January 2013 12:59 By Amy Goodman, Democracy Now! | Video


[-] 0 points by OTP (-203) from Tampa, FL 5 years ago

Millions die? Hmmm....One would think that was were the main focus was.

Here is one of my favorite organizations: http://thewaterproject.org/

[-] 1 points by GirlFriday (17435) 5 years ago

We need Africa because that is where China is.


[-] 1 points by inclusionman (7064) 5 years ago

China is taking over Africa in a smarter way. by massive investment and moving some of their overwhelmingly numerous population their. WE have the responsibility of protesting all US military action anywhere (including Africa) In fact we should protest all violence around the world. I am against the AQIM, and Taureg violence in North Africa and any imposition of anti womens religious extremist laws (even in Al Abama)

[-] 1 points by GirlFriday (17435) 5 years ago

I agree. They are way smarter.

Where we are in Africa does nothing but impose and support Christian extremism and/or Libertopian economics.

[-] 1 points by inclusionman (7064) 5 years ago

I don't know enough about what exactly we are doing in Africa. I guess I kinda assume it ain't right based on what we've been guilty of all over the world for decades.

[-] 2 points by inclusionman (7064) 5 years ago

The article on RW efforts to claim Co2 is beneficial is excellent. Everyone should read it to understand the enemy of the environment and the 99%. The homophobic, anti abortion Religious right wing wackos in Africa was informative and disturbing. I have heard a bit of their efforts to spread intolerance and how receptive the anti gay message is. TheWSJ put up a pay wall. (damn RW MSM murdoch owned rag) Thanks so much.

[-] 1 points by TrevorMnemonic (5827) 5 years ago

They've been planning it for a while.>

From a post a year ago - "The killing of al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden in Pakistan and the threats posed by al Qaeda cells in Yemen and Africa underscore the evolving and continuing nature of the terrorist threat to the United States. The Conference Report ensures the United States will have the ability to meet this threat and neutralize terrorists from these groups and conduct effective interrogations."**


List of terrorist organizations http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_designated_terrorist_organizations

** Senator Lindsey Graham, who supports the bill, says "This designates the WORLD as the battlefield... and that includes the homeland." http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fzFygkHgi34