Pas d’Argent, Pas de Suisse by William S. Lind
I guess I will continue my week of violence related posts. As I have stated before, the most important decision you should take on before investing is addressing the War.
William Lind is a good source for war related arguements outside the Legacy Media.
Pas d’Argent, Pas de Suisse
by William S. Lind
"The old saying, "No money, no Swiss," dates to the early days of the state, but it is no less relevant today than it was 500 years ago. Money is the lifeblood of militaries now just as it was then. In case anyone hasn’t noticed, the United States is running out of it.
The Panic of ’08 is in full swing, and whether it will end in recession or depression no one knows. Either way DOD will find it is no longer at the head of the line at the federal soup kitchen. Bailing out the economy will take precedence over fighting foreign bogeyman, not to speak of spending hundreds of billions preparing to battle some hypothetical "peer competitor." DOD’s trough won’t run dry, but it should expect thinner swill and less of it.
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This is are points of view not available on Legacy media and may undermine sources.
Other write ups are here:
The Coming American Defeat
William S. Lind on what can happen when the US aggresses against Iran.
Why the Depression Is Not All Bad
It will rein in the empire.
A Problem for Future Neocon Invasions
Victim countries may adopt the Saddam strategy, says William S. Lind.