Reblogged on kommonsentsjane/blogkommonsents.
We do not have a dog in this fight. Also, we do not need to pick a side because the Ukraine is not a democracy.
Our young people do not need to be a part of this. We have had too many young folks end up with no arms and legs – for what? For Congressmen/women to be rich from the graft? If these congress people want a war – tell them to go fight it and our young people will stay at home.
DO NOT SEND OUR YOUNG PEOPLE TO FIGHT ANOTHER USELESS WAR.
Let me give you a scenario. The United States military occupies Iraq and is trying to quash an Islamic insurgency. We then discover that Iran is providing weapons, vehicles and explosives to those Islamic rebels. Do you think the United States would see that as a casus belli to retaliate against Iran? You bet your ass Washington saw this as an act of war against the United States. The George W. Bush administration started providing funding and support to a terrorist groups in Iran, the MEK, and stepped up its denunciation of Iran as a terrorist state.
So why in the world of the sane does the United States and NATO think that they can send advanced weapons to Ukraine for the purpose of killing Russians. If we use the principle the U.S. followed in Iraq, Russia is fully entitled to treat the U.S. and NATO as supporters…
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