The real scandal of Obama’s second term

bacevich11-150x150Philadelphia Daily News
Andrew Bacevich, College of Arts & Sciences

He was just a skinny 22-year-old seemingly no different from so many college kids back in 1983 – writing ponderous pieces for a student newspaper about the nuclear freeze movement and railing against “the military-industrial interests” with their “billion-dollar erector sets” — under the headline “Breaking the War Mentality.”…

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“As successor to George W. Bush, Obama is continuing Bush’s wars by other means. Rather than invading and occupying countries, he relies on alternative methods, with missile-firing drones his preferred weapon of war.”

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