How to Deal with America's Empire of Bases by Chalmers Johnson

A Modest Proposal for Garrisoned Lands

By Chalmers Johnson - July 2, 2009

The US Empire of Bases--at $102 billion a year already the world's costliest military enterprise--just got a good deal more expensive. As a start, on May 27, we learned that the State Department will build a new "embassy" in Islamabad, Pakistan, which at $736 million will be the second priciest ever constructed, only $4 million less, if cost overruns don't occur, than the Vatican City-sized one the Bush administration put up in Baghdad. The State Department was also reportedly planning to buy the five-star Pearl Continental Hotel (complete with pool) in Peshawar, near the border with Afghanistan, to use as a consulate and living quarters for its staff there...


Good article...

Do these people deserve to know how and why their loved ones were murdered? Do we deserve to know how and why 9/11 happened?

This is the Empire

spreading OUT.


with the tentacles of deceit and deception.



You can also comment on this article at Alternet,

as they have posted it there, as well.

It sure would be nice to swing Chalmers Johnson over to 9/11 truth.

The truth shall set us free. Love is the only way forward.